A map of Canada from 1936. Shows sailing distances, railways, waterways, main roads, cities, and towns. Relief is shown by gradient tints and spot heights.
Bumstead, Albert H. (Albert Hoit), 1875-1940
Darley, James M. (James Morrison)Riddiford, Charles E.
National Geographic Society (U.S.). Cartographic Section
A. Hoen & Co.
National Geographic Society
CitiesRailway networksRoad networksNavigationTopographical mapsCanada1936
1 map : colour ; 66 x 97 cm, on sheet 70 x 101 cm
ImageMill Imaging Library v3.000 2013
Scale 1:5,892,480 or 93 miles to 1 inch.
Relief shown by gradient tints and spot heights.
Conical equal area projection (standard parallels 49° and 66°) .
Shows sailing distances, railways, waterways, main roads, cities and towns.
Insets: Dominion of Canada : main natural resources, routes of explorers, time zones -- Precipitation and temperatures -- Natural regions.
"Compiled and drawn in the Cartographic Section of the National Geographic Society for the National geographic magazine"
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/ .