Early Canadian topographic map series

the Geological Survey of Canada, 1842-1949
  • 71 Pages
  • 2.76 MB
  • English
Association of Canadian Map Libraries and Archives , Ottawa
StatementLorraine Dubreuil.
SeriesOccasional paper / Association of Canadian Map Libraries and Archives ;, no. 1
LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 71 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1333866M
ISBN 10096906828X
LC Control Number92216092

Genre/Form: Topographic maps Bibliography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dubreuil, Lorraine. Early Canadian topographic map series. Ottawa: Association of Canadian Map Libraries and Archives, Early Canadian topographic map series: the Geological Survey of Canada, / Lorraine Dubreuil.

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The initiative represents the single most comprehensive digitization project of the early National Topographic Series (NTS) map collection in Canada. The publicly-available collection provides access to georeferenced topographic maps at the and (one inch to one mile) scales, covering towns, cities, and rural areas in Ontario.

The topographic map is a two-dimensional. representation of the Earth’s three-dimensional. landscape. The most frequently used Canadian topographic map is at the scale of What information is on a topographic map. Topographic maps identify numerous ground. features, which can be grouped into the following.

categories: Relief. The National Topographic Data Base contains detailed large scale Early Canadian topographic map series book ( and scales) of Canada showing hydrography, contours, vegetation, roads, rail network, electric power network, designated areas, land forms, wetlands, and manmade features.

Data is available in vector formats that are supported by ArcGIS and ArcView. Access NTDB is available for download here:. Home» Catalogue» Canadian Topographic Maps Canadian Topographic Maps Finding your way around in an unfamiliar area of Canada can prove challenging without a topographic map.

There arescales maps to help you find your destination, while thescale maps are available to let you zero in on a particular site. The Canadianscale paper topographic map series also known as topo or topographical maps is very useful for providing an overview of an area.

These paper or laminated maps include contour lines, water bodies, roads, population centres, treed areas, etc. Printed topo maps are great for recreational activities such as hiking, camping.

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International Topographic Map Series This is the definitive most recent edition. Revised 11/09 by ALH. List only represents series holdings. Other coverage available in non-series map. Map revision continued, though in decreasing quantities, through the s.

The last printed USGS topographic maps were published in Ina new USGS quadrangle topographic map series was defined. Named “US Topo,” these maps are modeled on the minute series, but are derived from GIS data.

At about the same time, a separate. Early Canadian topographic maps, from University of Ottawa Maps published prior tocovering select parts of Canada at a scale of 1 inch to 1 mile. Canadian Geographic Map Maker Interactive maps, archive, historical timeline.

Indian Reserves - Western CanadaAuthor: Paul Pival. Canadian topographic maps, printed on paper or plastic World maps of different sizes and styles and other wall maps Globes from small desktop to large floor models Travel books and atlases for all countries and regions Worldwide nautical and aeronautical maps and charts International and Canadian.

Manuscript Maps: Maps of Toronto from tomany with annotations and inscriptions; available in Historicity. Survey maps of Upper Canada showing the development and the settlement of lands and roads, consisting of Canada Company maps from and Charles Rankin maps from The Map Collection covers many topics, including.

TOPO Canada covers the finer details of the outdoors, including terrain contours, topo elevations, summits, routable roads and trails, rivers, lakes and geographical points. TOPO maps are ideal for hiking, hunting, camping, cycling and communing with nature. Coverage includes topographic detail throughout Canada.

Available on DVD/5(19). Some of the new maps released this year include ones covering parts of our Canadian northern regions that were previously unmapped at a k map scales, and also several map updates for areas in Ontario, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and is a short list of some of the new topographic maps available on GeoGratis.

They have the digital files available via ftp [ftp. The Historical Topographic Map Digitization project was initiated by the Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) Geo Community in It is a year initiative to digitize and georeference early-to-mid 20th century historical topographic maps covering the.

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anniversary of its national program for topographic maps (–). More t minute, ,scale topographic maps were compiled and published by USGS in the twentieth century, culminating in complete coverage of the contiguous 48 states in Columbia Univerisity stopped being a Canadian depository for maps in the early 's, but complete sets are available for Canadian Topographic System maps at, andFREE topographic maps online 24/7.

View all of our high-quality shaded relief USGS topo maps, Forest Service maps, satellite images, and custom map layers for free. Enjoy the same great topographic maps found in the Backroad Mapbooks series BLOWN UP to a larger scale. Available in print and digital georeferenced PDFs for viewing on smartphones and mobile devices, BRMB topographic maps have been the go-to resource for backcountry explorers, search & rescue, forestry, mining, oil & gas and more since Topographic Maps by DeBruin, Richard and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at topographic map, called provisional, some symbols and lettering are hand- drawn.

U.S. Department of the Interior U.S. Geological Survey Reading Topographic Maps Interpreting the colored lines, areas, and other symbols is the fi rst step in using topographic maps. Features are shown as points, lines, or areas, depending on their size and extent File Size: 2MB.

Through our publication, Canadian Geographic, The Royal Canadian Geographical Society has leveraged cutting-edge cartography to help Canadians better understand our country, and their place within it. Our maps have played a vital role in telling the Canadian story, and helping us understand and respond to changes and challenges of the day.

Get this from a library. Sectional maps of western Canada, an early Canadian topographic map series. [Lorraine Dubreuil] -- A bibliography identifying map sheets in some of the topographic map series which were produced in Canada before the introduction of a National Topographic System in "Western Canada" for this.


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Perry-Castañeda Library East 21st St. Austin, TX. Phone: () About the USGS Historical Topographic Map Collection and Explorer. Inthe US Geological Survey (USGS) and Esri collaborated to bring the ever-increasing collection of US historical topographic maps to everyone through the USGS Historical Topographic Map Explorer.

This app brings to life more thanmaps dating from to Building on the success of more than years of USGS topographic mapping, the US Topo series is a new generation of maps of the American landscape. US Topo topographic maps are produced by the National Geospatial Program of the U.S.

Geological Survey (USGS). The project was launched in lateand the term “US Topo” refers specifically to quadrangle topographic maps. Canadian topographic maps (federal government) These topographic or contour maps offer a graphic representation of the physical features of a place.

Note that we only have the maps covering the province of Quebec and southern Ontario. The maps are available at the following scale:Located in map cabinets 2 to 4. The University of Toronto Mississauga library is a full depository for Canadian National Topographic Map Series (NTS) maps.

We currently have NTS maps for all areas of the country at the following scales:(Urban Centres only),andseries. Where can I find the paper maps in the library. The maps are located in the Map Collection on Level Three of. We hope that a new manufacturer will come along and revive them soon!

Raised Relief Maps or Three Dimensional (3D) Topographic Maps, offer an accurate representation of landscape showcasing all the features of a particular geographical area. Our selection of Raven Maps, Hubbard Scientific, USGS Sections, United States and National Park Maps is quite impressive.BRMB’s classic printed Backroad Mapbooks have been guiding outdoor adventures of all shapes and sizes through the Canadian Backcountry for over a quarter century.

These durable, spiral-bound x 28 cm ( x 11 in) Mapbooks provide you with industry leading cartographic detail and topographic relief, unparalleled road and trail coverage.There are topographic maps in the series and one key map. Maps numbered 50 and 53 are missing from the archive and were scanned from blue line field copies.

Due to equipment limitations, some maps were scanned in two sections and are identified with the letter "n", "s", "e" or "w". To view a map, click on a numbered section on the map below.