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1 map : col. ; 78 x 78 on sheet 88 x 86 cm.
Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed inthe presence of
an early cartographic archivist.
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection #301e
Cartographic material
90: Open
Item no. assigned by LAC
90NA: Open but not available
Cartographic material
90: Open
730 Item no. assigned by LAC 301e
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA

Terms of use

Credit Library and Archives Canada. Crown expired.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Relief shown by soundings.

Reprinted from plate of map accompanying " Report on the Cruise of the D.G.S. neptune by A.P. Low, B.Sc., Deputy Minister , Depart of Mines."

Includes following note in red: " The area enclosed in red shows the boundaries of Franklin as recommended in Order-in-Council of Dec. 18, 1897. As no subsequent legistation was had, these boundaries are without legal authority and are only used for convience of description."

Following note appears on the map: " Accompanying Place Names in Northern Canada by James White, F.R.S.C., F.R.G.S."

Includes source of information : " This map has been compiled from the British Admiralty charts covered by later information obtained by Perry and Sverdrup Expeditions and by the surveys made on the Neptune in 1903-1904."

Custodial history
Part of the Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection purchased by the Public Archives of Canada in 1981.

Formatted contents note
Includes inset map : Fullerton Harbour: observation Point, Store Island Lat 63°59'0"N, Long 89°5'36"W. H.W.F. & C 2h 50m Springs rise 16ft Neap 11 ft. From instruemental survey by C. Frank King, Scale 1:63 360.

Subject heading

Northwest Territories - Franklin (District) - Maps.