Map of British North America, including territorial divisions, names of lakes, rivers, and locales, contours, and random details such as coal veins, factories, and trading posts.
British North America : B. Bay, C. Cape, F. Fort, H. Harbour, Ho. House, L. Lake, M. Mountain, P. Port, Pt. Point, R. River.
J. & C. Walker (Firm)
Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge
ImperialismTopographic maps.Atlases.BoundariescolonialismBritish North America18441834
1 map : colour ; 31 x 39 cm, on sheet 36 x 43 cm
ImageMill Imaging Library v3.000 2013
Scale 1:15,500,000 or 69.3 English Miles=1 Degree.
Lake Nippising looks like a ghoul.
Also depicts Mexico, United States, Columbia, Russian America, Greenland, and Iceland.
[Originially published : Maps of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Vol. 1. London: Chapman and Hall, 186, Strand, 1844.]
Depressions shown by hachures.
"Hudson Bay Comp. M.S.S. Parry, Franklin, Beechey, Graab, &c."
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/ .