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Catalog Number 2016.20.1
Object Name Map
Date 1914
Title Map of The Algonquin National Park of Ontario
Scope & Content Book style map with a navy blue fabric hardcover. Yellow floral pattern on the inside cover with hand written text: "Compliments of W. Hughes - To R. Holmes London Ont", other blue text has been crossed out - "Marie? 1916". Map is paper with a linen backing and is folded inside the book. Map is white with black lines and text, and lakes are filled in green. Title, Info, legend, and compass mark in upper right corner. "Department of Lands Forests, and Mines - Hon. W.H. Hearst, Minister", followed by Title, district, Scale, Date, publisher. Under this is the legend which shows: Shelter huts, Roads, Wagon roads, portages, rapids, falls, lumber camps. Some additional markings have been added in pencil, some "x", a cross, a road, "Brent" near Cedar Lake, "rock lake" near green lake.