Explorations in the History of Canadian Mapping : A Collection of Essays. paperback


FARRELL, Barbara, and Aileen DESBARATS (eds.). Explorations in the History of Canadian Mapping : A Collection of Essays. Ottawa : Association of Canadian Map Libraries and Archives, 1988. Pp (4),v-x,(2),1-274. Maps. Cartography. Oblong 8vo, illustrated blue card covers, lettered in white. Contents :I. Research Background : 1. The Next Step Forward: A Further Review of the History of Cartography and Historcal Cartography in Canada (by Richard I. Ruggles); 2. The Use of Maps in the Historical Geography of Canada (by R. Louis Gentilcore);, 3. Maps as Sources of Historical Evidence (by Betty Kidd); 4. The Arrowsmith Firm and the Cartography of Canada (by Coolie Verner).II. Exploring the Coasts : 5. Cabo's Landfall - Yet Again (by Fabian O'Dea ); 5. Cartographic Journal of the 1684 Voyage of the Marianne: A Note (by Gayle Garlock); 7. The Cartographical Revolution of 1775 (by Walter K. Morrison); 8. Maps Relating to Cook's Third Voyage (by Coolie Verner); 9. Vancouver's Charts of the Northwest Coast (by W.K. Lamb); 10. The History of Hydrographic Surveying in British Columbia (by R.W. Sandlands). III. Routes andPatterns of Settlement : 11. Purdy's "Map of Cabotia" and the Mapping of N ew Brunswick (by Richard Malinski); 12. Aspects of the Mapping of Southern Ontario (by Marilyn Olsen); 13. The County Atlases of Ontario 1875-1982 (byEdward Phelps); 14. Chas. E. Goad and Fire Insurance Cartography (by Rober t J. Hayward); 15. Early Printed Maps of British Columbia: Maps Printed andPublished in New Westminster, 1861-1866 (by John S. Spittle). IV. Survey a nd Resources : 16. David Thompson's and His Maps (by Victor G. Hopwood); 17. A. O. Wheeler and Mapping in the Canadian Cordillera (by J.O. Wheeler); 18. Exploration and Survey of the Kootenay District, 1800-1918 (by Frances M. Woodward); 19. The Topographical Work of Alexander Murray in Newfoundland(by Michael Staveley); 20. The Canal Project and its Role in the Evolution of Maps of the Mackenzie Mountains (by G. P. Kershaw). Very good. 120.00

Title: Explorations in the History of Canadian Mapping : A Collection of Essays. paperback

Author Name: FARRELL, Barbara, and Aileen DESBARATS (eds.) DESBARATS, Aileen O'DEA, Fabian STAVELEY, Michael

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Publisher: Association of Canadian Map Libraries and Archives, Ottawa, 1988, ISBN:0969068263:

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Keywords: NEWFOUNDLAND NAUTICAL CARTOGRAPHY CANADA MAPPING CANADIAN MAP HISTORY CARTOGRAPHIC NEW BRUNSWICK,