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Maps Collection

The Map Collection is housed at the Toronto Reference Library. Here you'll find :

Current and historical maps, atlases and gazetteers

Map of Toronto's Harbour from 1850

The Map Collection is international in scope

Smyth, John.  Map of Upper Canada shewing the proposed routes of railroads..1837.
Smyth, John. Map of Upper Canada shewing the proposed routes of railroads..1837.

The World

Canada

Map of Ontario from 1857

Toronto

Manuscript Maps:

The Map Collection covers many topics, including:

Cane, James. Topographical plan of the City of Toronto and liberties.  1842.  T1842/4mlrg
Cane, James. Topographical plan of the City of Toronto and liberties. 1842. T1842/4mlrg
Map of Toronto's Harbour from 1815
York Harbour

Facilities

The Map Collection provides:

Photocopying of large atlases and original early maps is prohibited, however, reproductions may be ordered through Photographic and Digital Reproduction Services.