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General map showing the Provinces and Territories of the Dominion of Canada. [cartographic material] 


Oct. 1, 1880

Place of creation



Dominion Lands Branch

1 map : col. ; 36 x 49 cm on sheet 40 x 55 cm.

Scope and content

Shows railway and telegraph lines.

Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist. Microfiche version is open.
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC105063
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection #381
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 information

Pictorial relief.

Prime meridian of Greenwich.

"Geo. J. Gebhardt & Co Stem Lith, Montreal" appears in bottom right margin.

"Printed under the Direction of J. Johnston, C.D. Dept. of the Interior" appears in bottom left margin.

"Department of the Interior: Dominion Lands Office, 1st October 1880 Lindsay Russell, Surveyor General" appears in bottom left corner of map.

"No. 1" appears in upper right magin.

Following note appears in lower margin "Note: - Pending the final settlement of questions of the North and West Boundaries of the Province of Ontarion, the limits of that Province are laid down in accordance with previous usage"

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

Cartographic math data
Scale indeterminate (W 150°--W 40°/N 75°--N 40°)

Availability of other formats note
The microfiche version is NMC105063

Subject heading

1. Canada


Other system control no.