The City of Halifax

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The City of Halifax

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  • Cartographic material

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  • Statements of responsibility: created by J.G. McKenzie, Surveyor General's Office under the direction of John Spry Morris, Surveyor General of Nova Scotia; traced by George MacLaren

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CR 10-022

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  • 1841 [traced 1947] (Creation)

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1 map: rolled

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Item consists of a photocopy of a map traced from the original held at the Public Archives of Nova Scotia. Shows city boundaries, streets, wards, public buildings/land, division of land at time of incorporation of the City of Halifax

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Copy provided by HRM's Survey Services in 2008.


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Original map is at Nova Scotia Archives.

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Low resolution digital image of map is attached. Contact Nova Scotia Archives for a higher quality copy.

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Original map has colour markings indicating changing boundaries and streets.

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