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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[19-?]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 map : ink on paper ; 83 x 53 cm on sheet 92 x 61 cm
Scope and Content
Item consists of "Municipality of Burnaby" map outlining waterlines, telephone lines, lights and power lines, and street lights. The map was complied "EXPRESSLY FOR/ THE MUNICIPAL COUNCIL OF BURNABY/ BY/ THE COAST MAP AND BLUE PRINT CO/ EMPIRE BLDG VANCOUVER B.C." A section of the upper left corne…
Administrative History
From the Angus MacDonald House and most likely the Angus MacDonald family. North Burnaby heritage house. MacDonald was a municipal council member and real estate developer. The two families are not related.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 map : ink on paper ; 83 x 53 cm on sheet 92 x 61 cm
Material Details
Scale 10 chains = 1 inch
Scope and Content
Item consists of "Municipality of Burnaby" map outlining waterlines, telephone lines, lights and power lines, and street lights. The map was complied "EXPRESSLY FOR/ THE MUNICIPAL COUNCIL OF BURNABY/ BY/ THE COAST MAP AND BLUE PRINT CO/ EMPIRE BLDG VANCOUVER B.C." A section of the upper left corner (borded by Boundary Road to the west; Queens Ave to the east; Burrard Inlet to the north and Parker Avenue to the south) of map is hand coloured in red with "Queens Avenue" and "Parker Avenue" identified.
Administrative History
From the Angus MacDonald House and most likely the Angus MacDonald family. North Burnaby heritage house. MacDonald was a municipal council member and real estate developer. The two families are not related.
Creator
Coast Map and Blue Print Co. Empire Bldg Vancouver B.C.
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Accession Code
BV008.24.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[19-?]
Media Type
Cartographic Material
Notes
Transcribed title
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Highways map of British Columbia, Alberta and adjacent states

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1930]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 map : col. lithographic print ; both sides ; 89.5 x 58 cm, folded to 11.5 x 20 cm
Scope and Content
Folded road map published by Imperial Oil, Ltd. and featuring the main travelled highway routes of British Columbia, Alberta and the Northwestern-most states of the United States of America. The map is a colour lithograph. The main map is green, with the highways highlighted in red. The lithograph …
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 map : col. lithographic print ; both sides ; 89.5 x 58 cm, folded to 11.5 x 20 cm
Material Details
Scale 1 inch = 20 miles
Scope and Content
Folded road map published by Imperial Oil, Ltd. and featuring the main travelled highway routes of British Columbia, Alberta and the Northwestern-most states of the United States of America. The map is a colour lithograph. The main map is green, with the highways highlighted in red. The lithograph was created in Canada by Rolph Clark Stone Ltd in Toronto. The opposite side of the map features inset maps of the following: the Trans-Canada Highway, the highway between Prince Rupert and Prince George, the highway through the Canadian Rockies, and the highway through the Peace River District. Small city plan maps of highways through major cities, as well as advertisements for Imperial Oil products, are also found on the opposite side of the main map. This map is one of four produced by Imperial Oil that covered the most populated areas of Canada from coast to coast and paralleled Imperial Oil's distribution service.
Publisher
Imperial Oil, Ltd.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Maps
Names
Thomson, A.R.
Responsibility
A.R. THOMSON / CHIEF CARTOGRAPHER
Geographic Access
Alberta
British Columbia
Saskatchewan
United States of America - Washington State
United States of America - Idaho
United States of America - Oregon
United States of America - Montana
Accession Code
HV977.37.187
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1930]
Media Type
Cartographic Material
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Scan Date
22-Nov-2018
Notes
Title based on content of map
Images
Less detail
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