Collection C005 - Antique maps collection

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Antique maps collection

General material designation

  • Cartographic material

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  • Source of title proper: Title based on the content of the collection.

Level of description

Collection

Reference code

C005

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Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

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Date(s)

  • [1570-18--] (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

ca. 200 maps

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Custodial history

Scope and content

Collection is composed mostly of early cartographers' depictions of Upper and Lower Canada, the Saint Lawrence River, and the East Coast of North America. Collection also contains eighteenth and nineteenth century maps of Europe, including maps of London and the surrounding areas.

Notes area

Physical condition

Items are mostly in good condition.

Immediate source of acquisition

Unknown.

Arrangement

Language of material

  • English
  • French
  • Latin
  • Spanish

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Accruals

No future accruals expected.

Conservation

Items were previously matted. Matting has been removed and maps are stored flat in large acid-free folders.

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Status

Final

Level of detail

Minimal

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