Old Map of Canada, 1967: Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland, Labrador, Nova Scotia, Great Lakes
Old Map of Canada, 1967: Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland, Labrador, Nova Scotia, Great Lakes
Old Map of Canada, 1967: Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland, Labrador, Nova Scotia, Great Lakes
Old Map of Canada, 1967: Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland, Labrador, Nova Scotia, Great Lakes

Old Map of Canada, 1967: Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland, Labrador, Nova Scotia, Great Lakes

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The map, 'Canada - Ontario, Quebec, and Maritime Provinces', stands as a testament to the meticulous work of the Polish Army Topography Service. Published in 1967, this piece of cartography captures the essence of Canada's rich topography and political landscape during a period of significant growth and development in the country's history. This is not merely a map, but a detailed snapshot of a time and place, providing viewers with a comprehensive understanding of the geographical and political intricacies of Ontario, Quebec, and the Maritime Provinces. The map's detailed political and physical style contributes to its appeal, offering a wealth of information for the discerning viewer.

In terms of content, this map offers an in-depth look at the country of Canada, with a particular focus on Ontario, Quebec, and the Maritime Provinces. As a country map, it offers a broader perspective of the nation, highlighting the interconnectedness of its provinces and territories. The map's detail allows for a deep exploration of the country's cities, towns, and regions, making it a fascinating piece for those interested in Canada's diverse landscapes and urban centers. The map's style, a detailed political and physical map, further enhances this exploration, offering a rich tapestry of information for viewers to delve into.

The mapmaker, the Polish Army Topography Service, is renowned for their precise and comprehensive maps. Their work is characterized by an attention to detail and a commitment to accuracy that is evident in this map. Their expertise in cartography shines through in the map's detailed representation of Canada's physical features and political boundaries. The map is a testament to their skill and dedication, and serves as a valuable resource for those interested in the history and geography of Canada.

Finally, what makes this map particularly interesting is its ability to tell a story. Beyond its function as a navigational tool, the map serves as a historical document, capturing a specific moment in Canada's development. The map offers insights into the country's political climate during the 1960s, and provides a detailed look at the physical features that have shaped its history and identity. From the rugged coastlines of the Maritime Provinces to the bustling cities of Ontario and Quebec, this map invites viewers to embark on a journey through Canada's past, offering a unique perspective on the country's rich history and diverse geography.

The Great Lakes between Canada and the United States are also very prominently displayed on this map.

Major Cities:

  • Toronto, Ontario
  • Ottawa, Ontario
  • Montreal, Quebec
  • Quebec City, Quebec
  • Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Saint John, New Brunswick
  • Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

National Parks:

  • Banff National Park, Alberta
  • Jasper National Park, Alberta
  • Bruce Peninsula National Park, Ontario
  • Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Nova Scotia
  • Fundy National Park, New Brunswick
  • Prince Edward Island National Park, Prince Edward Island

Major Parks:

  • Algonquin Provincial Park, Ontario
  • Gatineau Park, Quebec
  • Point Pelee National Park, Ontario
  • Terra Nova National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Kejimkujik National Park, Nova Scotia
  • Kouchibouguac National Park, New Brunswick
  • Greenwich, Prince Edward Island National Park, Prince Edward Island

    Historical Events (1947-1967):

    • Opening of the St. Lawrence Seaway (1959)
    • Completion of the Trans-Canada Highway (1962)
    • Centennial of the Canadian Confederation (1967)

    Please double check the images to make sure that a specific town or place is shown on this map. You can also get in touch and ask us to check the map for you.

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