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Land Information Ontario

This digital data release, produced as part of the Lake Nipigon Region Geoscience Initiative (LNRGI), contains location information, rock descriptions, detailed petrographic descriptions, photomicrographs and qualitative modal analyses for 250 thin sections collected within the 2003 LNRGI bedrock mapping project area (OFR6136 and MRD132). Location information is given in the Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM) projection and grid system, Zone 16, North American Datum 1983, and is listed in Table 7. Samples are mainly from Nipigon diabase sills, Archean basement rocks, and the English Bay Complex.[248] Zone 16 & 17N[249] Zone 16 & 18[250] Zone 17S

Creator: 
Ontario Ministry of Northern Development and Mines
Date of creation: 
2004
Temporal extent: 
2004
Data type: 
Require permission to use?: 
None
Require acknowledgement to use?: 
Citation
Cost for use: 
None
Medium: 
CD ROM [248,249,250]
Subjects: 
DATA SOURCES
DIGITAL ELEVATION MODEL
GEOLOGY
MAPS
MINERAL RESOURCES
MINERALS
Geography: 
ONTARIO
Restrictions: 
FACULTY STAFF STUDENTS
Open data: 
Not Open

Land Information Ontario

  This digital data release, produced as part of the Lake Nipigon Region Geoscience Initiative (LNRGI), contains location information, rock descriptions, detailed petrographic descriptions, photomicrographs and qualitative modal analyses for 250 thin sections collected within the 2003 LNRGI bedrock mapping project area (OFR6136 and MRD132). Location information is given in the Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM) projection and grid system, Zone 16, North American Datum 1983, and is listed in Table 7. Samples are mainly from Nipigon diabase sills, Archean basement rocks, and the English Bay Complex.[248] Zone 16 & 17N[249] Zone 16 & 18[250] Zone 17S
Creator: 
Ontario Ministry of Northern Development and Mines
Date of creation: 
2008
Temporal extent: 
2008
Data type: 
Require permission to use?: 
None
Require acknowledgement to use?: 
Citation
Cost for use: 
None
Medium: 
CD ROM [400,401,402,403]
Subjects: 
DATA SOURCES
FLOODING
MAPS
Geography: 
ONTARIO
Restrictions: 
FACULTY STAFF STUDENTS
Open data: 
Not Open

Abandoned Mines Information System

Abandoned Mines (Abandoned Mines Information System-AMIS) contains all known abandoned and inactive mine sites and features.

Data includes: information on mine site names, alias names, geographic township, site status, primary commodity, jurisdiction, mine features, hazard status, class and type, access and geospatial information

Creator: 
Ontario Ministry of Northern Development and Mines (OMNDM)
Date of creation: 
2004
Data edited date: 
2014 Nov
Temporal extent: 
1850 to 2014 Nov
Publisher: 
Ontario Ministry of Northern Development and Mines (OMNDM)
Edition: 
2014 release
Projection: 
Geographic
Datum: 
NAD83
Data type: 
Require permission to use?: 
None
Require acknowledgement to use?: 
Citation
Cost for use: 
None
Medium: 
web
Subjects: 
MINING
Geography: 
ONTARIO
Restrictions: 
Public
Open data: 
OPEN

Le Canada, ou Nouvelle France, &c...

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Pictorial relief; place names. "Tirée de diverses Relations des Francois, Anglois, Hollandois, &c. Par N. Sanson de Abb'. Geogr' ordre du Roy."
Date of creation: 
2016 Oct 31st
Revision date: 
2016 Oct 31st
Temporal extent: 
1656
Cartographer: 
Sanson, Nicholas
Scale: 
1:10,000,000
Library call number: 
G3400 1656
Subjects: 
HISTORICAL
MAPS
Geography: 
NEW BRUNSWICK
NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR
NOVA SCOTIA
ONTARIO
PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND
QUEBEC
Format: 
JPEG
TIF
Restrictions: 
Open data: 
Bounding box: 

-89.3,38.55,-51.53,54.55

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A map of the located districts in the province of Upper Canada describing all the new settlements, townships, &c. with the adjacent frontiers

"Cooper sculpt."--Lower right margin of eastern sheet. Also covers most of New York and northern Pennsylvania.

Date of creation: 
2016 Oct 24th
Revision date: 
2016 Oct 24th
Temporal extent: 
1813
Cartographer: 
Chewett, William, Francis Gore
Scale: 
1:760,000
Publisher: 
William Faden
Place of publication: 
London
Library call number: 
G3520 1813 .C4
Subjects: 
MAPS
TOWNSHIPS
Geography: 
NEW YORK STATE
ONTARIO
PENNSYLVANIA
QUEBEC
Format: 
JPEG
TIF
Restrictions: 
Open data: 
Bounding box: 

-83.4027,41.2861,-72.6938,46.4379

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A map of the province of Upper Canada describing all the new settlements, townships, etc. with the countries adjacent from Quebec to Lake Huron

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Relief by hachures. Shows roads; canals (some proposed); navigation information; salmon fisheries; Indian lands; crown lands; district, county, township & other boundaries. Includes part of the northeastern United States.

Date of creation: 
2016 Oct 24th
Revision date: 
2016 Oct 24th
Temporal extent: 
1835
Cartographer: 
Wyld, Jas.
Scale: 
1:1,420,000
Publisher: 
Jas. Wyld
Place of publication: 
London
Library call number: 
G3520 1835 .W95
Subjects: 
MAPS
TOWNSHIPS
Geography: 
CONNECTICUT
MASSACHUSETTS
NEW HAMPSHIRE
NEW YORK STATE
ONTARIO
PENNSYLVANIA
QUEBEC
VERMONT
Format: 
JPEG
TIF
Restrictions: 
Open data: 
Bounding box: 

-86.2125,41.2035,-71.6144,48.1807

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A map of the located districts in the Province of Upper Canada describing all the new settlements, townships, &c. with the adjacent frontiers, compiled and corrected, from the latest surveys in the Surveyor General

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"Cooper sculpt." Cf. lower right margin of eastern sheet. "Note the Townships bounded by a Red line were laid out during the Government of the late Duke of Richmond." Also covers most of New York and northern Pennsylvania. On linen backing. With several new townships added north of the Thames; all townships shown in York and Simcoe counties west to line Luther to Zero; townships north of Lake Ontario added to line Mariposa to Emily, Marmora to Oso, Dalhousie to March; shorelines have been revised in the St Clair River, Georgian Bay, and Penetanguishene areas, and north of Balsam Lake from Lt Catty's exploration in 1819. The insets of York and Kingston show more roads.

Date of creation: 
2016 Oct 24th
Revision date: 
2016 Oct 24th
Temporal extent: 
1821
Cartographer: 
Chewett, William; Francis Gore Esqr.; William McFaden
Scale: 
1:760,000
Publisher: 
William Chewitt
Place of publication: 
London
Library call number: 
G3520 1821 .C4
Subjects: 
MAPS
TOWNSHIPS
Geography: 
GEORGIAN BAY
NEW YORK STATE
ONTARIO
PENNSYLVANIA
Format: 
JPEG
TIF
Restrictions: 
Open data: 
Bounding box: 

-84.39,41.28,-73.01,46.39

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A map of the Province of Upper Canada describing all the new settlements, townships ...

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1 map : photoreproduction ; 40 x 61 cm. Shows district, county & twp. boundaries. Includes part of Quebec and northeastern U.S. Reduction of original held in National Map Collection, Ottawa (NMC 15289).
Date of creation: 
2016 Oct 24th
Revision date: 
2016 Oct 24th
Temporal extent: 
1800 Apr 12th
Cartographer: 
Smyth, David William, Sir
Scale: 
1:2,000,000
Publisher: 
Wm. Faden, 1800
Place of publication: 
London
Library call number: 
G3500 1800a
Subjects: 
GEOGRAPHIC TOWNSHIPS
MAPS
TOWNSHIPS
Geography: 
ONTARIO
QUEBEC
UNITED STATES (INCLUSIVE)
Format: 
JPEG
TIF
Restrictions: 
Open data: 
Bounding box: 

-86.2,41.24,-70.96,48.11

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A map of the province of Upper Canada and the adjacent territories in North America ... showing the districts, counties and townships in which are situated the lands purchased from the Crown by the Canada Company, incorporated 1826

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"James G. Chewett, Assistant Drafstman under the direction of Thomas Ridout Esqr. Surveyor General of the Province" "Engraved by I.S. Cox for the Canada Company." Relief by hachures. Shows canals; roads; portages; district, county and township boundaries. shows also most of New York State.

Date of creation: 
2016 Oct 24th
Revision date: 
2016 Oct 24th
Temporal extent: 
1826
Cartographer: 
Chewett, James G; Ridout, Thomas Esqr.
Scale: 
1:525,000
Publisher: 
C Smith & Son for the Canada Company
Place of publication: 
London
Library call number: 
G3520 1826 .C43
Subjects: 
ADMINISTRATIVE BOUNDARIES
COUNTIES
MAPS
TOWNSHIPS
Geography: 
NEW YORK STATE
ONTARIO
QUEBEC
Format: 
JPEG
TIF
Restrictions: 
Open data: 
Bounding box: 

-83.8257,41.2778,-73.0096,45.8594

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Government map of Canada from Red River to the Gulf of St. Lawrence

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"Rae Smith, engraver ... New York, U.S.A."--Lower margin. Colored by county. Includes Upper Canada (Ontario) and Lower Canada (Quebec). Includes circular inset map of the Northern Hemisphere. Includes text and tables: Catalogue of some of the minerals of Canada; Total exports of minerals during the years 1856-1858; Principle kinds of timber exported; Tabular list of counties in Upper Canada with the townships; Tabular list of counties in Lower Canada with the parishes; List of the various railway stations in the province and their respective distances. Shows railroads, common roads, canals, and colonization roads.
Date of creation: 
2016 Oct 24th
Revision date: 
2016 Oct 24th
Temporal extent: 
1859 to 1911
Cartographer: 
Devine, Thomas
Scale: 
1:1,854,440
Publisher: 
Thompson & Co.
Place of publication: 
Québec, Toronto
Library call number: 
G3412 .C3 1859 .D4
Subjects: 
ADMINISTRATIVE BOUNDARIES
COUNTIES
GEOGRAPHIC TOWNSHIPS
MINERALS
POLITICAL
RAILROADS
TOWNSHIPS
Geography: 
ONTARIO
QUEBEC
Format: 
JPEG
TIF
Restrictions: 
Open data: 
Bounding box: 

-97.19,40.31,-59.92,50.71

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