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  • Federal

    Populated Places - Great Lakes Area

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows as many populated places in the Great Lakes area as the scale of the map will permit. It also indicates, within certain limits, the number of inhabitants at each place according to the 1951 Census of Canada. The...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
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  • Federal

    Comparison of Scales

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a plate that shows six maps of cities or towns at different scales. The portions of all, but the first and last of the maps, illustrate the principal national map series produced by the Surveys and Mapping Branch of the Department...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
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  • Federal

    Railway Freight Traffic

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows three condensed maps of Canadian railway traffic circa 1954. Net tons per mile of road operated are indicated. 'Net tons per mile of road operated' is to be understood as meaning that, in 1954, the total net...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
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  • Federal

    Wetland Regions

    Contained within the 5th Edition (1978 to 1995) of the National Atlas of Canada is a map that classifies Canada into forty wetland regions with similar ecological characteristics. The tables give temperature and other characteristics of each region.
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
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  • Federal

    Population Distribution 1976

    Contained within the 5th Edition (1978 to 1995) of the National Atlas of Canada is a map that shows places of 5 000+ by proportional circles, smaller places by symbols and census urban areas by colour for Canada in 1976. An inset map shows the area from Windsor to Moncton.
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
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  • Federal

    Aboriginal Population

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map comprised of two condensed maps showing Aboriginal population. The main map shows an attempt to depict the Aboriginal ethnic and linguistic situation as it existed when the various Aboriginal peoples were first met by...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
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  • Federal

    Food Industries

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows six condensed maps illustrating the distribution of: slaughtering and meat packing plants; wheat flour mills and grain elevators; creameries, cheese factories, combined butter and cheese factories, concentrated...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
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