The Straits of Niagara engraved for Darby's Tour
William Darby, 1775-1854.
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Historical map showing place names, streets and hydrological features on both sides of the river.Includes inset: "Vertical section of the Great Slope which occations the Falls" a vertical cross section of the Niagara Escarpment from Queenston to Chippewa.Relief shown by hachures.Oriented with north to the right."W. Hooker, Sc."Originally printed in William Darby's "A tour from the city of New-York to Detroit in the Michigan Territory." (New York : Kirk & Mercein and others, 1819) --Winearls.NMC-3151.Paper format enlarged 300%.Described in: Mapping Upper Canada, 1780-1867 / Joan Winearls. 1991. Reference no.: 723.Reproduced from original image on the CD-ROM entitled "Historic maps of the Niagara Peninsula from 1787-1864, acquired 2005" available in the Map Library at call number MapPC G 3462 N53 1864 L53 2005.