Map Library

A map of the located districts in the Province of Upper Canada
Scale approximately 1:1,023,000. -- Map shows all the districts in the province of Upper Canada. -- "Describing all the new settlements, townships, &c., with the adjacent frontiers". -- "Compiled and corrected from the latest surveys in the Surveyor General's Office ... under the direction of Francis Gore, Esq. Lieutenant Governor"., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
A map of the province of Upper Canada, describing all the new settlements, townships, etc. with the countries adjacent, from Quebec to Lake Huron
Scale not given. -- Relief shown by hachures. -- Map shows roads; canals (some proposed); navigation information; salmon fisheries; Indian lands; crown lands; district, county, township & other boundaries. -- Includes part of Quebec and northeastern United States. -- "Compiled, at the request of His Excellency Major General John G. Simcoe, First Lieutenant Governor, by David William Smyth Esqr. Surveyor General." -- "London, Published by W. Faden, Geographer to His Majesty and to H.R.H. the Prince of Wales. Charing Cross, April 12th 1800. Accompanied with a topographical Description price 10s & 6d.", Smyth, D. W. (1800). A map of the Province of Upper Canada, describing all the new settlements, townships, &c., with the countries adjacent. London: W. Faden., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Bryce's new index map of Toronto
Scale not given. -- Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. -- Includes street index, guide to places of interest and public buildings, street car routes, points of interest index, cab tariff, and inset map of Toronto and vicinity., Bryce, W. (1888). Bryce's new index map of Toronto. Toronto: William Bryce., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ ., Consists of a base map of the City of Toronto, as well as a street index, guide to places of interest and public buildings, and street car routes, as of 1888.
Carte du Canada et des terres decouvertes vers le lac d'Erié
Scale approximately 1:1,460,000. -- In French. -- Map shows the journey of Mr. Dolier and Mr. Galiné (French missionaries) around Lake Ontario and Lake Erie. -- Important locations marked with explanatory notes on discoveries by the French missionaries. -- "Carte du lac Ontario et des habitations qui l'environne ensemble le pays que Messrs Dolier et Galiné missionnaires du Séminaire de St. Sulpice, ont parcouru". -- "Voir la lettre de M. Talon du 10 Sbre 1670". -- "Copied from Francis Parkmans copy in Harvard University July 7, 1882. John S. Clark"., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
City of Toronto : contour map
Scale 1:12,000. -- "Scale - 1000 ft = 1 in." -- Relief shown by contours. -- "Contour interval - 5 ft." -- Major streets and buildings named. -- "A 59"., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
City of Toronto : the capital of Upper Canada 1834
Scale not given. -- Originally issued in 1834. -- Major streets and buildings named. -- Includes lot numbers, ward boundaries, notes, and list of settlements in the Province of Upper Canada. -- Shows West and East directions, and the longitude and latitude of the city. -- "Respectfully dedicated to HIS EXCELLENCY SIR JOHN COLBORNE K.C.B. &c &c &c". -- "by H.W.J. Bonnycastle and Lithographed by S.O. Tazewell. RE DRAWN, 1919, BY WM. R. GREGG"., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ ., This is a base map of the City of Toronto, showing streets, buildings, lot numbers, and ward boundaries, in 1834.
City of Toronto and liberties
Scale approximately 1:16,000. -- Scale of original, 20 chains = 1 inch. -- Shows streets names & proposed addition to the city., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ ., This is a base map of the City of Toronto in 1834, showing streets, ward boundaries, and a proposed addition to the city.
City of Toronto compiled from surveys made to the present date 1871
Scale approximately 1:9,500. -- Made for Toronto City Directory. -- Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. -- Major streets and buildings named. -- Includes notes and ward boundaries. -- "Lithographed, printed and published by Copp, Clark & Co.", Copp Clark Company. (1871). City of Toronto compiled from surveys made to the present date 1871. Toronto: Copp, Clark & Co., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ ., This is a base map of the City of Toronto, showing streets, buildings, and ward boundaries, as of 1871.
City of Toronto, published expressly for the Toronto City Directory and for sale by R. L. Polk & Company. Room "S" Victoria Chambers, Toronto
Scale approximately 1:14,000. -- Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. -- Includes street index and list of wards with location directions. -- Map shows ward boundaries and names of major streets and buildings. -- Inset of plan shewing waterfront from Greenwood's Lane to East city limits. -- "Published Expressly for The Toronto City Directory and for Sale by R. L. Polk & Company. Room "S" Victoria Chambers, Toronto.", R.L. Polk & Co. (1887). City of Toronto. Toronto: R.L. Polk & Co., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ ., Consists of a base map of the City of Toronto and a street index from 1887, and also shows ward boundaries, streets, buildings, and relief.
Copy of part of the "Plan of improvements" to be made in front of the City of Toronto shewing the water lots granted to the City Corporation in terms of a Minute in Council bearing date the 17th day of August 1837
Scale approximately 1:4,800. -- "Scale 6 chains to an inch". -- Includes details regarding the improvements and manuscript note. -- "The minute above referred to is founded on a Report, and on the "Plan of improvement" lodged in the Office, signed by Mfsrs. J.G. Chewitt and R.H. Bonnycastle and bearing date the 14th March 1837". -- "In Chancery, Worts V. Toronto. This is the Exhibit marked D referred to in the Affidavit of James G. Worts taken before me in this Cause this thirtieth day of March 1860. Wm.?". -- "A true copy of the original attached to the Patent, A.J. Brunel. Toronto Feby 28th, 1860. D.P.L.L. City Engineer"., Surveyor General's Office. (1860). Copy of part of the "Plan of improvements" to be made in front of the City of Toronto shewing the water lots granted to the City Corporation in terms of a Minute in Council bearing date the 17th day of August 1837. Toronto: Rordans & Carter, Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ ., This is a plan of the City of Toronto, showing streets and lots in 1837. Includes the water lots granted to the City Corporation.
Geological and topographical map of the northern part of the Lake of the Woods and adjacent country
Scale 1:126,720. -- "Scale 2 miles to one inch." -- Map shows different rock and soil materials in the Lake of the Woods region. -- Includes notes and sources of information., Lawson, A. C. (1887). Geological and topographical map of the northern part of the Lake of the Woods and adjacent country. [Montreal]: Geological and Natural History Survey of Canada., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Map of City of Toronto and suburbs
Scale approximately 1:20,000. -- Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. -- Major streets and buildings named. -- Includes ward boundaries, information on fire and building limits, and inset of Toronto Islands. -- Inset of plan shewing waterfront from Greenwood's Lane to East city limits. -- "Published Expressly for The Toronto City Directory and for Sale by R. L. Polk & Company. Room "S" Victoria Chambers, Toronto.", The Map Specialty Company. (1908). Map of City of Toronto and suburbs. Toronto: Map Specialty Company., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Map of New Ontario
Scale not given. -- Map shows districts and Canadian Pacific Railway stops. -- Inset: [Railway lines in Ontario, parts of Quebec, Manitoba and northern U.S.A.] -- "New Ontario, from Mattawa to Kalmar, along C.P. Ry.--1000 miles.", Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Map of Toronto
Scale 1:12,000. -- Relief shown by hachures. -- Streets named. -- Shows boundaries of wards, railroads, harbour facilities, forts, parks, churches, schools, factories and other buildings, some being named. -- "Drawn by A.T. Cotterell, C.E. Toronto". -- "Revised by H.J. & W.A. Browne, P.L.S. Toronto, to April 1st, 1878". -- "Eng. on Stone by Rolph, Smith & Co." -- "Enterd' according to act of Parliament of Canada, in the Year 1878, by Frederick. B. Miles, in the Office of the Minister of Agriculture, Ottawa.", Cotterell, A.T. (1878). Map of Toronto. Toronto: Willing & Williamson, Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ ., This is a base map of the City of Toronto in 1878, showing streets, boundaries, buildings, and relief.
Map of Toronto and vicinity
Geological map of Toronto in 1913., Scale 1:63,360. -- Relief shown by contours. -- Map shows different rock and soil materials in the Toronto region. -- Includes vertical geological section of the region. -- "To accompany Part 1, Volume 22, Report of Bureau of Mines, 1913." -- "Sources of information - Topographic base and contours from plane table sheet, Department of Militia and Defence, Ottawa, Canada ; with additions by W.R. Rogers. Geology by A.P. Coleman and H.L. Kerr. Moraine located by F.B. Taylor." -- "Map No. 22 g". -- Original., Ontario Department of Lands, Forests and Mines. (1913). Map of Toronto and vicinity. Toronto: Ontario Bureau of Mines., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Map of Upper Canada shewing the proposed land agency divisions
Scale 1:887,040. -- "Scale 14 miles to an inch". -- Map shows land divisions and county and town boundaries. -- Signature of Joseph Cauchon, Commissioner of Crown Lands (signed at the Crown Lands Office in Toronto on March 30, 1857). -- "This Map, which is designed chiefly to shew the Agency Divisions, is not a recent compilation, details will be more accurately shewn in the Map mentioned in the accompanying Report which is being prepared from the latest surveys.", Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Map of cobalt--nickel--arsenic--silver area near Lake Temiskaming, Ont.
Scale 1:63,360. -- "Scale 1 mile to 1 inch" -- Relief shown by spot heights, pictorially and by hachures. -- Map shows different rock and soil materials in the Lake Temiskaming region. -- Includes vertical geological section of the region, notes, sources of information, and silver production from cobalt mines, 1904 to 1910. -- "To accompany 4th Edition of Report by Willet G. Miller, Provincial Geologist, in Part II of the Nineteenth Report of the Bureau of Mines, ... Hon. F. Cochrane, MInister of Lands, Forests and Mines." -- 4th edition (enlarged), August 1910; (1st edition, April 1905; 2nd edition, Sept. 1905; 3rd edition, March 1907)., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Map of part of Keewatin shewing Dominion land surveys to 31st December, 1876 [south Kenora district]
Scale approximately 1:280,000. -- "Drawn by R.W. Baldwin ; J. Johnston, chief draftsman.", Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Map of part of the province of Ontario
Scale 1:950,400. -- "Scale, 15 miles to an inch." -- Map shows railways (constructed and projected) and county boundaries. -- Inset: Map of the province of Ontario., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Map of parts of the districts of Algoma & Nipissing, showing the upper basins of the Moose, Ottawa, and Michipicoton rivers
Scale 1:506,880. -- "Scale 8 miles = 1 inch". -- Map shows different rock and soil materials in the districts of Algoma and Nipissing. -- "Compiled from surveys by the Crown Lands Department, Ontario, the Geological Survey of Canada, and from explorations by A.P. Coleman, and W.A. Parks." -- "To accompany the Ninth Annual Report of the Bureau of Mines, 1900." -- "The Copp, Clark Co. Limited Litho. Toronto.", Geological Survey of Canada. (1900). Map of parts of the districts of Algoma & Nipissing, showing the upper basins of the Moose, Ottawa, and Michipicoton Rivers. Toronto: Copp Clark Company., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Map of the Animikie Iron Range near Port Arthur, Ont. : to accompany report of L.P. Silver, B.Sc., A.M.
Scale 1:63,360. -- "Scale 1 mile to 1 inch." -- Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. -- Map shows different rock and soil materials in the region of Port Arthur, Ont. (present-day Thunder Bay, Ont.) -- Includes vertical geological section of the region. -- "In fifteenth report of the Bureau of Mines." -- "Sources of information: Geologically surveyed by L.P. Silver and W.A. Begg, 1905. Geological map by W.N. Smith, 1904. Sketch map of the Thunder Bay mining region of Lake Superior by E.D. Ingall of the Geological Survey of Canada. Plans of Surveys by the Crown Lands Department of Ontario.", Gibson, T.W. (1906). Map of the Animikie Iron Range near Port Arthur, Ont. [Toronto]: Ontario Bureau of Mines., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Map of the Province of Ontario, Dominion of Canada
Scale 1:2,217,600. -- "35 miles = 1 inch". -- Map shows railroads, counties, districts and town boundaries. -- Displays distances between major cities. -- Includes historical notes on agriculture production, timber production, water systems, hydro-electric power, railways, roads, schools, politics and cities. -- "Second edition, November 1912." -- "Hon. James S. Duff, Minister of Agriculture. W. B. Roadhouse, Deputy Minister. H.A. Macdonell, Director of Colonization, Parliament Buildings, Toronto. Office of Ontario Government Agent for Great Britain, 163 Strand, London, W.C.", Ontario Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Colonization (1912). Map of the Province of Ontario, Dominion of Canada. Toronto: Ontario Department of Agriculture., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Map of the province of Ontario, Canada
Scale approximately 1:2,750,000. -- Map shows provincial statistics (land area, settled land, accessed value, available farming land). -- Includes yields of 11 farm products. -- "Department of Crown Lands, Honorable E. J. Davis, Commissioner.", Copp Clark Co. Limited (1901). Map of the province of Ontario, Canada. Toronto: Ontario Department of Crown Lands., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Map of the south eastern part of the Rainy River District, exhibiting the country in the vicinity of Rainy Lake and River Seine, Province of Ontario
Scale approximately 1:126,000. -- "Scale 2 miles to an inch." -- Map shows different rock and soil materials in the Rainy River district. -- "Compiled from plans of survey by the Department of Crown Lands, Toronto, and plans of survey by the Geological Survey Department, Ottawa.", Ontario. Bureau of Mines. (1895). Map of the south eastern part of the Rainy River District. Toronto: Copp Clark Company., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Map of the township of Etobicoke, in the county of York
Scale approximately 1:31,000. -- "Scale, 40 chains per inch." -- Map shows the names of lot owners for the town. -- "Compiled by Charles Unwin, Provincial Land Surveyor, Provincial Chambers, Toronto." -- "Lithographed by J. Ellis, Toronto, C. W.", Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Map shewing the route of the Montreal, Ottawa and Georgian Bay Canal, also some of the subsidiary routes branching from it
Scale approximately 1:1,267,000. -- "Scale = 20 miles to the inch." -- Map shows navigation routes and railways. -- Includes distance table. -- "By G.L. Bourchier. C.E. (Late Asst: Engr: P.W.D Canada.)", Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Map showing the distribution of Huronian rocks between rivers Batchehwahnung and Mississagui
Scale 1:506,880. -- Relief shown by hachures. -- Map shows different rock and soil materials in the Sault Ste. Marie area. -- "Geological Survey of Canada. Sir W.E. Logan F.R.S. Director" -- "Printed in Colors at Stanford's Geographical Establishment, London. 1865.", Brlow, R. (1865). Map showing the distribution of Huronian rocks between rivers Batchehwahnung and Mississagui. [Ottawa]: Geological Survey of Canada., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
North York pioneers and landmarks, 1878
Scale not given. -- Includes drawings of landmark buildings and notes. -- Lot owners named. -- "Names shown on various lots are owners about the year 1878". -- "Copyright 1956 by Ted Chirnside, Willowdale, Ont. Canada.", Chirnside, T. (1956). North York pioneers and landmarks, 1878. Willowdale: Ted Chirnside, Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Plan and field notes of subdivision of part of east half of north half of lot no. 1 consession 6. Township of Kerns, District of Nipissing
Scale 1:1,200. -- "Scale - 100 ft. = 1 in." -- Lots numbered. -- Includes surveyor's, owner's, mortgagee's, and witness's certificates. -- "M 170 (N. B.)" -- "Thornloe"., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Plan of Toronto Harbour : with the rocks, shoals & soundings thereof
Scale 1:15,840. -- "Scale of twenty chains to one inch". -- Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depth shown by soundings. -- Includes surveyor's remarks. -- "Surveyed and drawn by Joseph Bouchette". -- "Presented to the City by Mr Willoughby P. Cole, a descendant of Governor John Graves Simcoe of Upper Canada. Minutes (No 338), City Council, May 28th, 1934.", Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Plan of York
Scale 1:10,560. -- "Scale of six Inches to a Mile". -- Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. -- Plan originally drawn on May 24th 1818 and issued on September 24th 1828. -- Includes a note certifying this copy of the plan signed by the Dominion Archivist in Ottawa on October 26th 1907. -- "Surveyed and Drawn by Lieut. Phillpotts, Royal Engineers.", Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ ., Consists of a plan of the town of York (present-day Toronto) and the harbour of York as of September 24th 1828.
Plan of subdivision of part of south half lot 1, con. 1, Township of Armstrong in the District of Nipissing
Scale 1:1,200. -- "Scale - 100 ft. = 1 in." -- Lots numbered. -- Includes surveyor's, owner's, and witness's certificates. -- "M 87 (N. B.)" -- "Thornloe"., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Plan of the City of Toronto
Scale 1:12,000. -- "Scale 1000 feet to 1 inch". -- Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. -- Major streets and buildings named. -- Includes ward boundaries., Copp Clark Company. (1902). Plan of the City of Toronto. Toronto: Copp, Clark & Co., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ ., This is a plan of the City of Toronto in 1902, showing streets, ward boundaries, major buildings, and relief.
Plan of the City of Toronto : plan of proposed division of wards
Scale approximately 1:25,000. -- Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. -- Map shows 4 proposed ward divisions., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Plan of the City of Toronto and suburbs : shewing new & old ward divisions
Scale approximately 1:24,000. -- Includes street index. -- Street car routes are shown by dotted line. -- Map shows ward boundaries and names of major streets and buildings. -- The figures between lines are numbers of registered plans. -- Manuscript notes inserted. -- Inset: Toronto Harbour. -- ""Compiled, drawn, & published by S.R.G. Penson, Toronto." -- The Burland Lith. Co., Montreal"., Penson, Seymour R. (1891). Plan of the City of Toronto and suburbs : shewing new & old ward divisions. Toronto: S.R.G. Penson., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Plan of the City of Toronto, Tracy D. Le May, city surveyor, September 27th, 1921
Scale approximately 1:27,000. -- Streets named. -- Includes ward boundaries. -- "Tracy D. Le May, City Surveyor, September 27d 1921"., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ ., This is a base map of the City of Toronto in 1921, showing streets and ward boundaries.
Plan of the Harbour of Toronto with a proposed town and settlement 1788
Scale approximately 1:32,000. -- "Scale of one mile to two inches". -- Depth shown by soundings. -- "In Lord Dorchesters No 48 to Major Gen.l Simcoe." -- "Copied from a Plan of Mr Collins, it does not agree with the Survey made by L. Kotté in 1783 (Plan 1.24) Eng.r D.R. Kotté's Survey agrees with one taken in 1793 by J. Bouchette. Chateau." -- "Situation mentioned in Cap.t Mann's Report of the 6th December 1788, as appearing proper to be occupied for the defence of the entrance of the harbour"., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ ., Consists of a plan of the Harbour of Toronto and a proposed town and settlement, from 1788.
Plan of the Town of York
Scale 1:31,680. -- "Scale: 40 chains = 1 inch." -- Map shows the names of lot owners for the town, including park lots. -- Geographic area covered: from Ontario Street to west side of garrison reserve and from waterfront to Lot Street. -- "No. 53 W.C. 9th June 1818"., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Plan of the city of Toronto, shewing proposed system of parks and boulevards to accompany Mayor McMurrich's report to council, 11th November 1882
Scale approximately 1:25,000. -- Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. -- Major streets and buildings named. -- "to accompany Mayor McMurrich's report to council 11th November 1882". -- "City Engineer's Office, Toronto, November, 1882.", Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ ., This is a base map of the City of Toronto from 1882, showing proposed parks and boulevards, streets, buildings, and relief.
Plan of the harbour, fort and town of York the capital of Upper Canada, March 16th 1816
Consists of a plan of Fort York, the town of York (present-day Toronto), and the York Harbour as of March 16th 1816., Scale approximately 1:8,000. -- "Scale 10 chains to an inch". -- Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depth shown by soundings. -- "RoyL. EngRS Drawing Room, Quebec Sqd. J.B. Duberger, June" -- "Reference: The Battery o had all Guns and were made use of on the 27th April, except the one at the marsh. Government Buildings and Blockhouse were burnt by Americans as were many others." -- "Signed G. Nicolls, Quebec 24th June 1816", Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Plan of the town and harbour of York
Scale approximately 1:8,000. -- "Scale 10 chains to an inch". -- Relief shown by hachures. -- "George Williams Royl Military Surveyor & C." -- "Accompanying Lt. Col. Hughes letter to Lt. General Mann dated 16 August 1814"., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ ., Consists of a plan of the town of York (present-day Toronto) and the harbour of York as of July 27th 1814.
Scarboro [historical plan]
Scale approximately 1:47,000. -- "Scale, 60 chains to one inch." -- Includes historical notes and names of lot owners and major streets. -- "Plan showing the Township of Scarborough from - Illustrated Historical Atlas of the County of York, 1878"., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Sketch map of the Cobalt camp [sheet 1]
Scale not given. -- Map shows company lots and capital value. -- Includes "Record of the Camp Since Inception" showing mine production, capital and dividends for the period 1904 - Sept. 30, 1909., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Sketch map of the Cobalt camp [sheet 2]
Scale not given. -- Map shows company lots and capital value. -- Includes "Record of the Camp Since Inception" showing mine production, capital and dividends for the period 1904 - Sept. 30, 1909., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Sketch of the Harbour of Toronto : to accompany a report on it made by command of His Excellency the Lt. Governor for the Information of The Mayor & Corporation
Scale approximately 1:11,700. -- Relief shown pictorially. Depth shown by soundings. -- Major streets and buildings named. -- Includes notes. -- Oriented with north to the bottom. -- "... to accompany a Report on it made by command of His Excellency the Lt. Governor for the Information of The Mayor & Corporation"., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Sketch of the ground in advance of and including York, Upper Canada. by Geo. Williams, R.M.S.D. Nov. 7, 1813
This is a base map of the town of York area (present-day Toronto) in 1813, including explanatory text on woods, communication, and road and bridge conditions. It outlines the major buildings and some military structures through the town., Scale not given. -- Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. -- Indicates buildings. -- "by Geo. Williams, R.M.S.D. Nov. 7, 1813". -- "Accompanying Lt. Col. Hughes letter to Lt. Gen. Mann dated 16th August 1814"., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
The Toronto Harbor Commissioners waterfront conditions 1912
Scale 1:6,000. -- "Scale: 500 feet = 1 inch". -- Depth shown by soundings. -- Includes key to borings. -- Major streets and buildings named. -- "E.L. Cousins, Chief Engineer & Manager"., Cousins, E.L. (1912). Waterfront conditions. Toronto: Toronto Harbour Commissioners., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
The black snake in Sioux country showing the Dakota Access Pipeline reroute through Unceded Treaty lands and its consequences
Map features two pipeline access routes, and identifies population affected by either route. Current pipeline reroute traverses Unceded land held by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe of North & South Dakota. The archaeological sites that were unlawfully destroyed, sacred sites located on Sioux land, and the watershed that supplies their drinking water, are noted. Initial pipeline route indicated on the map approaches the identified "Majority-White community" of Bismarck, North Dakota, and the route was altered upon their protest., Carl Sack., Map sourced from "Northlandia : a blog about maps" authored by Carl Sack. Map data sources include: Dakota Access Pipeline Project Draft Environmental Assessment, National Hydrography Dataset, OpenStreetMap, National Boundary Dataset, 1851 Treaty of Fort Laramie, and participant observation. Map is dated 11/1/16., Also available on the internet. Mode of access via web browser using the following url: http://northlandia.wordpress.com/2016/11/01/a-nodapl-map/
Topographical Plan of the City of Toronto, in the Province of Canada
Scale approximately 1:9,504. -- "Scale twelve chains to an inch." -- Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. -- Major streets named. -- Includes views of main buildings, list of places of worship and public buildings. -- Inset: The harbour of Toronto, and adjoining coast. -- "This plan is most respectfully dedicated to the worshipful the mayor, aldermen, and commonalty of the City of Toronto, by the author." -- Map not legible., Fleming, S.A., Dennis, J.S. (1851). Topographical plan of the City of Toronto, in the Province of Canada. Toronto: Hugh Scobie., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Topographical plan of the city and liberties of Toronto, in the province of Canada
[Scale approximately 1:5,500]. -- Scale of original, seven chains to one inch. -- Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. -- Major streets and buildings named. -- View of waterfront. -- "Surveyed, drawn and published by James Cane". -- "Dedicated by special permission to His Excellency The Ri. Hon. Sir Charles Bagot, G.C.B., Gov'r. Gen'l of British N. America by his very obedient, humble & devoted serv't. James Cane"., Cane, J. (1842). Topographical plan of the city and liberties of Toronto, in the province of Canada. Toronto: James Cane., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ ., This is a topographical plan of the City of Toronto, showing streets, buildings, and natural features, in 1842.
Toronto : plan shewing the boundaries as marked on the ground of the Military Reserve belonging to the Ordnance in the city
Scale 1:3,168. -- "Scale of four chains or 264 feet to an inch." -- Map shows lot and terrain boundaries and owners. -- Includes surveyor's notes and several certifications by land owners, the Lieutenant General, the Dominion Archivist, and Northern Railway of Canada. -- "Surveyed by Mr Sandford Fleming, Provincial Land Surveyor, between the months of Nov. 1851 & May 1852." -- A true copy of the original made on November 12th 1907., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .
Toronto Transportation Commission route map: August 31, 1921
Consists of a plan of the transit routes in 1921 Toronto (present-day downtown Toronto area)., Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/, Scale not given. -- Physical map is not straight. -- Blueprint.