Chart of the World showing New Route through Canada between England, China, Japan, Australasia and the East.
Place Published: [Ottawa]
Publisher: Department of Agriculture, Canada Bank Note
Date Published: 1886
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: No binding
First edition. 46-1/2 x 28 inches unfolded.. Now folded with many closed tears from folds, recent scotch tape in the back on a few joints. Fair condition. Published by order of the Hon. John Carling, M.P., Minister of Agriculture. Department of Agriculture, Ottawa, Canada, April 1886. Scarce and interesting map showing Canada as the center of the World!
Map of transport within Canada and between Canada and other countries. Railway transport shown within Canada and to the United States. Ship lines to Japan, China, Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom are shown with hashed red lines. Major cities are labelled and British possessions are coloured red. Relief shown with hachures.
/ Fair. Item #8727