This is a map of Upper Canada (part of the present-day province of Ontario) from 1800 showing new settlements, townships, and counties. It also shows relief, roads, canals, and other features.
A map of the Province of Upper Canada, describing all the new settlements, townships, &c., with the countries adjacent
Smyth, David William, Sir, 1764-1837
Faden, William, 1749-1836
12 April 1800
1 map : black & white ; 38 x 57 cm, on sheet 41 x 66 cm
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."
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/ .