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Map 15: British North America Exploring Expedition under the command of Captain Palliser: Map of the Country explored from October 1857 to De[cember] 1858

Palliser, John; Hector, James; British North America Exploring Expedition; Topographical Department War Office. British North America Exploring Expedition under the command of Captain Palliser: Map of the Country explored from October 1857 to De[cember] 1858. Ottawa: Topographical Department War Office, 185u?.
Physical description: 1 map : photocopy, mounted on linen ; 27.4 x 43 cm. on sheet 33.7 x 44.3 cm.
Language: English
Scale: ca. 1:1,267,200
Shows Alberta south of the North Saskatchewan River.
Map made "from field sketches by Captain John Palliser, Doctor Hector and Mr. Sullivan. Astronomical observations by Captain John Palliser and Mr. Sullivan."
References include route of expedition, route followed by detached parties, rivers explored, supposed courses of unexamined rivers, marsh, woods, lakes, and elevations.
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