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Description found in Archives
Place of creation
Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green
Scope and content
Post-Lewis & Clark map of Canada, Alaska and the NW United States, from Hall's rare General Atlas. The map includes rich details in Russian Territory (Alaska) and Canada, including one of the most detailed looks a the various trading houses and fur depot's of the Hudson's Bay Company to appear on a map, with well over 30 trading houses and early British Forts named. Portages, Indian Villages and a host of other details appear.
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist. Microfiche version is open.
Credit Library and Archives Canada.
Prime meridian of Greenwich
"45" appears in upper right margin.
"XLV" appears in lower right margin.
From: A new general atlas, with the divisions and boundaries carefully coloured; Constructed entirely from new drawings, and engraved by Sidney Hall. (1st ed.). London, printed for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green, Paternoster Row, 1830.
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Citation / reference note
Phillips, Entry 758, map no 45
David Rumsey Collection Image No: 4224046
Availability of other formats note
1. Canada - Maps - Early works, 1801-1850.
2. North America - Maps - Early works, 1801-1850.
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