This is a map of Upper Canada (part of the present-day Province of Ontario) in 1857 showing the proposed land agency divisions, and county and township outlines.
Map of Upper Canada shewing the proposed land agency divisions
Crown Lands Office
30 March 1857
1 map : black & white ; 79 x 96.5 cm, on sheet 82 x 101 cm
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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/ .