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British America [cartographic material] / 



Place of creation



John Tallis & Company

1 map : ill., hand coloured outline ; 22 x 30 cm on sheet 27 x 37 cm.
Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist. Microfiche version is open.
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC175481
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection #369
Cartographic material
90: Open
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA
Local class no.

Terms of use

Copyright: Expired
Credit Library and Archives Canada.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Relief shown by hachures.

Includes a decorative border.

Map shows the forts and principal stations of the Hudson Bay Company.

Includes 6 illustrations: Esquimaux - [HMS] Fury and Hecla - Polar Bears - Whale Fishing - Seal - Montreal

From Tallis's illustrated atlas, and modern history of the world, geographical, political, commercial and statistical. London & New York: Tallis & Co., 1851, map no [66]

Custodial history
Part of the Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection purchased by the Public Archives of Canada in 1981.

Related materials
For other copies and or editions see: G1019 .I44 1853 - fol. (AMICUS No. 26305868) ; Mikan 3029395 ; Mikan 3029398 ; Mikan 3029400 ; Mikan 4154168 (NMC 141864) ; Mikan 4154524 (NMC 7017) ; Mikan 3029397; Mikan 4146408 (NMC 175467)

Cartographic math data
Scale [ca. 22,176,000 ] (W 170°--W 10°/N 80°--N 40°)

Citation / reference note
Phillips, Entry 804, map no [66]
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection, Image 0466067

Availability of other formats note
The microfiche version is NMC175481.

Subject heading

1. Canada


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