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"A Map of part of the Inland Country to the Nh Wt of Prince of Wale's Fort HB; By, Humbly Inscribed to the Govnr. Depy. Govnr. and Committee of the Honble. Hudns. By. Compy. By their Honrs. moste obedient humble servant Saml. Hearne; 1772."

Creator 

Samuel Hearne

Date 

1772

Fonds/Series Title 

Hudson's Bay Company manuscript maps collection

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Notes 

Geographical location: Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Nunavut, Northwest Territories
Description: Latitude 58-78'N, Longitude 90-132'W. Shows rivers, lakes, landforms. Shows Cape Churchill, Coppermine River, Lake Athabasca. Shows territories of Copper, Dog Rib, Northern, Beaver, and Arathapecow Indians.
Medium: paper; ink; red, green, yelloq watercolours. Mounted on canvas.
This map is listed in a catalogue of maps, charts and drawings found in Catalogue of HBC Archives, a volume kept by the Governor and Committee in London and dated ca. 1847. (See Catalogue of HBC Archives, A.64/52.)
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Location Code 

G.2/10

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Original Format 

1 manuscript map

Size 

78 x 84 cm

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