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Map of the Dominion of Canada shewing location of some of the principal products, railways, water routes, &c., &c. [cartographic material] 


August 1886



Place of creation



Department of Agriculture

1 map : col. ; 63 x 109 cm on sheet 73 x 118 cm.
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC133113
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection #385
Cartographic material
90: Open
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA
Local class no.
H1/1100/1886 (copy 2)

Terms of use

Copyright: Expired.
Credit Library and Archives Canada.

Additional information

Includes table showing the relative value of fish caught in 1885 and a legend showing Railways trunk lines, branch lines and projected lines.

Map was made for the "Canadian Commission - Indian & Colonial Exhibition - London 1886."

Prepared for publication and printed under the superintendence of J. Johnston, C.D., Department of the Interior.

Photo. Lith by the Burland Lith Co., Montreal.

Following note appears in bottom left corner " The Geographical outline is taken, by permisssion, from a Manuscript prepared under the direction of Mr. E. Deville, Surveyor-General. The Northern limits of Forests Trees, from maps published by the Geological Survey. Statistics and other information from Maps published by the Department."

Published by Order of the Hon. John Carling, M.P., Minister of Agriculture.

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 4350351 (NMC 13189)

Cartographic math data
Scale [ca. 1: 4 878 720] (W 155°--W 50°/N 75°--N 35°)

Availability of other formats note
The microfiche version is NMC133113.

Subject heading

1. Railroads.
2. Canada
3. Natural Resources - Canada - Maps.


Other system control no.