A plan of the Erie and Ontario Junction, or Welland Canal, for the purpose of uniting the great Lakes in Canada by a navigable communication round the Falls of Niagara, with a map of the adjacent territory
George Keefer, 1773-1858.
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Historical map showing the Niagara Peninsula with proposed routes for the First Welland Canal, feeder canals, township boundaries, rivers, creeks, forts, escarpment.Relief shown pictorially.Accompanied by text: Circular addressed to Mr. Josiah Brown, Feb. 23, 1826, regarding newspaper subscription.NMC-3005.Reproduction.Stamp on verso of Map Library's copy: "National Map Collection, Public Archives of Canada, Sep 23 1971" Handwritten on verso: H3/407-1826.Described in: Mapping Upper Canada, 1780-1867 / Joan Winearls. 1991. Reference no.: 732 (2)