“COUNTY MAP OF NOVA SCOTIA NEW BRUNSWICK CAPE BRETON ID. AND PR. EDWARD’S ID.” Philadelphia: S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr., c. 1863 (copyright date of 1860 lower left margin) from the New General Atlas. Engraved map with original hand-coloring.(Image: 13 ¼ x 10 ½’’)
This detailed historical map depicts the Maritime Provinces (Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward’s Island) with counties named & in contrasting colors. Major cities, towns & waterways identified.
The eastern portion of Canada East is also shown (Canada East was a name used 1841 to 1867 denoting the Quebec province).
The inset depicts the “CITY AND HARBOR OF HALIFAX”. A very attractive view of the region in the mid-19th century.