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Item ID# A957.015.015
Title Maps : Canada's fertile northland
Object Name Map
Dates of Creation ca. 1908
Creator Canada. Department of the Interior
Description Portfolio of maps entitled Maps: Canada's Fertile Northland, containing 5 folded maps, published in Ottawa : Dept. of the Interior, 1908. Some maps were published by the Railway Lands Branch. "P. McGregor, Southampton" is written on the inside front cover.

a. Series of 4 maps of Canada on one page: "Average possible hours of sunshine in summer months", "Temperature maps" Isotherms, precipitation and snowfall maps" and "Isobars" issued from the Railway Lands Branch, Department of the Interior.

b. Northern Canada map, showing Alberta, Saskatchewan, the northern tip of Manitoba and the southern part of the North West Territories.

c. Northeastern Canada map, showing North West Territories, Hudson Bay and north part of Quebec.

d. Map of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway and Branches: also showing lines of the Grand Trunk Railway System, (shows lines into Wiarton, Southampton and Kincardine), undated [note separate catalogue entry under A957.015.015d, to indicate location in map cabinets.]

e. Map of the Dominion of Canada, 1908, Special Edition prepared under the direction of the Superintendent of Railway Lands to show area surveyed in Provinces of Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba and certain points north of the surveyed area where wheat has been grown.
Physical Description 5 maps ; 24 x 17.5 cm (folded); 46 x 110 cm (unfolded)
Place Canada
Level of Description Item
Child Records A957.015.015d