Sectional map indicating main automobile roads between Canada and United States (middle west sheet).

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Map of roadways in the Midwestern United States and southern portions of the Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Ontario provinces of Canada. The map includes major towns, bodies of water, and boundaries. The map also includes an inset map of the four Canadian road map sheets in this series near the upper-right corner. Scale [ca. 1:2,217,600] (35 miles to the inch).

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 80 x 67 cm.

Creation Information

Canada. National Development Bureau. 1931.

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Map of roadways in the Midwestern United States and southern portions of the Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Ontario provinces of Canada. The map includes major towns, bodies of water, and boundaries. The map also includes an inset map of the four Canadian road map sheets in this series near the upper-right corner. Scale [ca. 1:2,217,600] (35 miles to the inch).

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1 map : col. ; 80 x 67 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: HSU-0307002084183
  • Accession or Local Control No: 9.A.8
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth493246

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Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

Jesse Wallace Williams Map Collection

Historic topographic maps of locations in Texas and surrounding states. The detailed maps include precise locations of roads, waterways, structures and more.

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  • 1931

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  • Sept. 13, 2014, 4:30 p.m.

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  • June 16, 2015, 6:38 p.m.

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Canada. National Development Bureau. Sectional map indicating main automobile roads between Canada and United States (middle west sheet)., map, 1931; [Ottawa, Canada]. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth493246/: accessed January 17, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.