This is a map of the Prairies and Northwestern Territory in 1875, showing the Mounted Police route and Indian population distribution.
Map of part of the Northwest Territory including the province of Manitoba exhibiting the several tracts of country ...
Dennis, John Stoughton, 1820-1885
Department of the Interior, Dominion Lands Branch
Indigenous peoplesTreatiesMounted policePolice stationsAnnexationsRoadsIndigenous landsManitobaSaskatchewanAlbertaCentral provincesPrairiesNortwest Territories1875
20 January 1875
1 map : colour ; 33 x 88 cm, on sheet 40 x 97 cm
ImageMill Imaging Library v3.000 2013
Scale approximately 1:2,217,600, or, 35 statute miles to an inch.
Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
Some lots numbered.
Shows Mounted Police stations, Indian reserves, roads, trails and route of Mounted Police Force..
Includes Indian population under Treaties 1, 2, 3, and 4.
"To accompany report of the Honble The Minister of the Interior, dated 20th January 1875."
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/ .