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dc.contributorGeorge Keefer, 1773-1858.
dc.date.accessioned2016-07-07T14:51:12Z
dc.date.accessioned2016-10-06T16:30:39Z
dc.date.available2016-07-07T14:51:12Z
dc.date.available2016-10-06T16:30:39Z
dc.date.created2016-07-07T14:51:12Z
dc.date.issued1826
dc.identifierNMC-3005
dc.identifierG 3462 W45 1826 K44
dc.identifier.govdocNMC-3005
dc.identifier.otherG 3462 W45 1826 K44
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10464/10530
dc.description.abstractHistoric map showing the Niagara Peninsula with north oriented to the top at Lake Ontario, Lake Erie is shown at south and the United States is shown at east. Further title text reads as follows: “for the purpose of uniting the great Lakes in Canada by a navigable communication round the Falls of Niagara, with a Map of the adjacent territory. Compiled from actual survey by Mr. George Keefer, Junior.” Township boundaries are shown with each town labelled. Proposed routes for the First Welland Canal are shown creating a route connecting Lake Ontario at Niagara to Lake Erie at Fort Erie. Also shown are feeder canals, rivers, creeks, and forts. Relief is shown pictorially.
dc.description.abstractThis map is from a book or publication. Next to the map is text in the form of a letter addressed to Mr. Josiah Brown, written by Wm. L. Mackenzie on February 23, 1826, titled: “Circular”. The letter is requesting that the recipient purchase advertising space in a newspaper; “The Advocate”.
dc.description.abstractNMC-3005.
dc.description.abstractStamp on verso of Map Library's copy: "National Map Collection, Public Archives of Canada, Sep 23 1971" Handwritten on verso: H3/407-1826.
dc.description.abstractDescribed in: Mapping Upper Canada, 1780-1867 / Joan Winearls. 1991. Reference no.: 732 (2)
dc.formatScale [ca. 1:425,000]
dc.format.extent16 x 26 cm.
dc.rightsNo restrictions. Recommended attribution: Digital map reproduction provided by: Brock University Map, Data & GIS Library
dc.subjectCanada
dc.subjectOntario
dc.subjectNiagara
dc.subjectWelland Canal
dc.subjectPlanning
dc.titleA plan of the Erie and Ontario Junction, or Welland Canal
dc.typemap
dc.coverage.boxnorthlimit=43.431976; westlimit=-80.061264; southlimit=42.755081; eastlimit=-78.698964


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