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Nieuwe kaart van Kanada de landen aan de Hudsons-Baay en de noordwestelyke deelen van Noord-Amerika [cartographic material] 



Place of creation



I. Tirion

1 map : 430 x 308 mm..

Scope and content

Shows the area of Canada from the St. Lawrence west of Lakes Winnipeg and Manitoba, and from Hudson's Bay to Louisiana. The map shows and names rivers, lakes and other physical features and indicates the locations of various Indian tribes.

Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist. Microfiche version is open.
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC175480
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection #339
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)

Cartographer: Tirion, Isaak.

Additional information

Includes inset: Golf van St. Laurens

Relief shown pictorially.

Copperplate engraving.

From Tirion's Nieuwe en beknope hand atlas, 1769, map no [113] and Hedendaagsche histoire of tegenwordige staat van Amerika, v. 3

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

Related materials
For other copies see Mikan 4146431(NMC 175479) ; Mikan 4153631 (NMC 42185) ; Mikan 4145505 (NMC 7201) ; Mikan 4145502 (NMC 7202) ; Mikan 4152427 (NMC 6682) ; Mikan 4145503 (NMC 7200)

Cartographic math data
Scale [ca. 1:8 000 000]

Citation / reference note
Phillips, Entry 600, map no [113]
Koeman, v. 3, Entry Tir 5, map no (108)
McCorkle, Entry 769.2
Kershaw, v. 2 Entry 375

Availability of other formats note
The microfiche version is NMC175480

Subject heading

1. Canada - Maps - Early works to 1800.


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