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The stories behind historical maps from Library and Archives Canada's vast collection.

(Map: Jacques-Nicolas Bellin, Carte Réduite du Golphe de St. Laurent, 1754, Library and Archives Canada, NMC 25295)

(Map: Jacques-Nicolas Bellin, Carte Réduite du Golphe de St. Laurent, 1754, Library and Archives Canada, NMC 25295)

(Map: Jacques-Nicolas Bellin, Carte Réduite du Golphe de St. Laurent, 1754, Library and Archives Canada, NMC 25295)
Jacques-Nicolas Bellin’s 18th-century map reveals how the pursuit of the humble fish helped shape the nation
General James Murray's map of the St. Lawrence, 1763. Library and Archives Canada, NMC 135035

General James Murray's map of the St. Lawrence, 1763. (Map courtesy Library and Archives Canada, NMC 135035)

Map courtesy Library and Archives Canada, NMC 135035
A look at the cartographic gem commissioned 250 years ago by Quebec’s military governor
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