City Atlas of Halifax Nova Scotia; From Actual Surveys and Records

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City Atlas of Halifax Nova Scotia; From Actual Surveys and Records

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  • Cartographic material

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  • Statements of responsibility: H.W.Hopkins; Provincial Surveying and Pub Co.

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CR 10-004

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  • 1878 (Creation)

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1 atlas: col. 62 p. 66cm x 45cm (94 cm x 63 cm in casings)

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Item consists of Hopkins' Atlas details street names, business names and building names. Some indications of land ownership, legend provides information in regards to the materials used to construct buildings at this time.

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Also available on 4 micrfoiche.

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Digitized versions of the Atlas are available through Library and Archives Canada: and in the David Rumsey Historical Map Collection:

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Archives has bound volume and encapsulated sheets Contains plates A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U and V; and microfilm of atlas

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