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Government map of Canada: from Red River to the Gulf of St. Lawrence Open in full size

Government map of Canada: from Red River to the Gulf of St. Lawrence

Map, 1859, English

Government map of Canada: from Red River to the Gulf of St. Lawrence

Map, 1859, English

Notes

Includes Upper Canada (Ontario) and Lower Canada (Quebec). Includes text and tables: Catalogue of some of the minerals of Canada; Total exports of minerals during the years 1856-1858; Principal kinds of timber exported; Tabular list of counties in Upper Canada with the townships; Tabular list of counties in Lower Canada with the parishes; List of the various railway stations in the province and their respective distances. Includes circular inset map of the Northern Hemisphere. Coloured by county. Lists "authorities consulted in the compilation of the map." Canadiana Map Collection #5027.

Publisher

Quebec; Toronto: Thompson & Co.

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Folded map mounted on linen in leather bound box; hand coloured

Extent

[1:1,854,440 ca.] : 172 cm x 78 cm : 1 map on 2 sheets : 74 x 168 cm, sheets 95 x 67 cm and 95 x 115 cm

Provenance

Toronto Public Library. North York Central Library. Canadiana Department.

Contributor

Canada. Crown Lands Department, Smith, Rae, engraver

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

912.713 DEV (Fold maps cabinet)