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Behind the wires: A look back at Canada’s golden age of telegraphy

On the 175th anniversary of Canada’s first telegraph message, a pioneering telegrapher recalls her exciting career

  • 1428 words
  • 6 minutes
Maclear & Co.'s Railway Map of Canada West


Vintage railway maps from Library and Archives Canada’s collection

Early maps of the railways that shaped our country 

  • 527 words
  • 3 minutes