Map of the Province of Manitoba in 1871. Contains town names, Indigenous villages, bodies of water, mountain ranges. Mountains are denoted by topographic lines. Some prairie areas have short descriptions of their quality.
Map of the Province of Manitoba
A. J. Russell
MountainsBodies of waterRiversLakes & pondsPrairiesWinnipegFort Garry1871
1 map : colour ; whole sheet 50 x 50
ImageMill Imaging Library v3.000 2013
Upper right text is cut off in the original map.
A chart in the upper left corner shows a township subdivision. A list towards the upper right of the map shows electoral divisions and the number of electors in certain areas. Notes at the very bottom describe the distance from Fort Garry to various locations.
Scale is 1:633,600.
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/ .