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All atlases listed below are located in the Archives Reading Room. Some are catalogued, while others are uncatalogued.

Catalogued

Historical Atlas of Canada.
V.I From the Beginning to 1800.
R. Cole Harris, editor.
University of Toronto Press, 1987.
Archives Ref. G 1116 .S1 H572 1987 v.1.

Historical Atlas of Canada.
V.II The Land Transformed 1800-1891.
R. Louis Gentilcore [editor].
University of Toronto Press, 1993.
Archives Ref. G 1116 .S1 H572 1987 v.2.

Historical Atlas of Canada.
V.III Addressing the Twentieth Century 1891-1961.
Donald Kerr, Deryck W. Holdsworth [editors].
University of Toronto Press, 1990.
Archives Ref. G 1116 .S1 H572 1987 v.3.

Illustrated Historical Atlas of Peterborough County 1825-1875.
A.O.C. Cole, general editor.
The Peterborough Historical Atlas Foundation Inc., 1975.
Maps Archives Ref. f G 1148 .P47 I5 c.3.
(also Abridged Edition - Ref. Archives G 1148 .P47 I5 1988).

Ontario's History in Maps.
(Ontario Historical Studies series).
R. Louis Gentilcore.
University of Toronto Press, 1984.
Ref G 1146 .S1 G46 1984.

Belden's Illustrated Historical Atlas of the County of Victoria, Ontario, 1881.
Millennium Edition, edited by Edward C. Phelps, Alexander Publishing, Ancaster, Ontario, 2000.
Archives Ref G1148 .V4 B4 2000.

Tallis's Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World edited by R. Montgomery Martin (London: J. and F. Tallis, 1851). Ref. G1019 .I44 1851. Donated courtesy of Peterborough Public Library.

Uncatalogued

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the Counties of Frontenac, Lennox and Addington, Ontario.
J.H. Meacham & Co. Toronto, 1878.
(Third Offset Edition 1972 edited by Mika Silk Screening Limited, Belleville, Ontario, limited edition of which this is #632 of 1000 copies.)

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the Counties of Frontenac, Lennox and Addington Counties, Ontario.
J.H. Meacham & Co. Toronto, 1878.
(reprinted by Wilson's Publishing Company Ltd. Campbellford, Ont. 1999, limited edition of which this is #325 of 500 copies. Generously donated by Peter Wilson.)

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the County of Carleton (including the City of Ottawa) Ont.
H. Belden & Co., Toronto, 1879.
(reprinted by Wilson's Publishing Company, Campbellford, Ont. 1997, limited edition of which this is #718 of 1,000 copies. Generously donated by Peter Wilson.)

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the Counties of Hastings and Prince Edward, Ontario.
H. Belden & Co., Toronto, 1878.
(Third Offset Edition 1972 edited by Mika Silk Screening, Belleville, Ontario, limited edition of which this is #415 of 500 copies.)

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the Counties of Hastings and Prince Edward, Ontario.
H. Belden & Co., Toronto, 1878.
(reprinted by Wilson's Publishing Company, Campbellford, 1997, limited edition of which this is #750 of 1,000 copies. Generously donated by Peter Wilson.)

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the Counties of Haldimand and Norfolk.
H.R. Page & Co., Toronto, 1877-1879.
(reprinted by Wilson's Publishing Company, Ltd., 1997, limited edition of which this is #180 of 1,000 copies. Generously donated by Peter Wilson.)

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the County of Carleton (including city of Ottawa) Ont.
H. Belden & Co., Toronto, 1879.
(Note: cover is loose.)
(Note: loosely inserted is Map of the City of Ottawa, engraved expressly for The Canadian Almanac for 1878. Copp, Clark & Co., Toronto. Original, 33cm x 50cm, condition fragile & torn.)

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the County of York and the Township of West Gwillimbury and Town of Bradford in the County of Simcoe, Ont.
Miles & Co., Toronto, 1878.

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the County of York and the Township of West Gwillimbury and Town of Bradford in the County of Simcoe, Ont.
Miles & Co., Toronto, 1878.
(Offset Edition 1972 edited by Mika Silk Screening Limited, Belleville, Ontario, limited edition of which this is #850 of 1000 copies.)

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the County of York and the Township of West Gwillimbury and Town of Bradford in the County of Simcoe, Ont.
Miles & Co., Toronto, 1878.
(reprinted by Wilson's Publishing Company & APMIST Enterprises Ltd., 1996, limited edition of which this is #971 of 1000 copies. Generously donated by Peter Wilson.)

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the County of Ontario, Ont.
J.H. Beers & Co., Toronto, 1877.
(Note: condition fragile: cover is loose, edge of pages fragile.)
(Note: Atlas is part of the Sproule Collection, accession 87-011.)

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the County of Ontario, Ont.
J.H. Beers & Co., Toronto, 1877.
(Offset Edition 1972 edited by Mika Silk Screening Limited, Belleville, Ontario, limited edition of which this is #698 of 1000 copies.)

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the Counties of Northumberland and Durham, Ont.
H. Belden & Co., Toronto, 1878.
(Note: condition fragile: cover is loose, edges of pages fragile, title page & index missing but xeroxes of these inserted loosely.)
(Note: loosely inserted is Map of the United Counties of Northumberland and Durham. 38cm x 63cm, photocopy, n.d.)

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the County of Peel, Ont.
Walker & Miles, Toronto, 1877.
(reprinted by Wilson's Publishing Company, Campbellford, Ontario, 2000, limited edition of 1000. Generously donated by Peter Wilson.)

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the Counties of Northumberland and Durham, Ont.
H. Belden & Co., Toronto, 1878.
(reprinted by Wilson's Publishing Company & APMIST Enterprises Ltd., 1996, limited edition of which this is #78 of 500 copies. Generously donated by Peter Wilson)

Atlas of Ontario County, Province of Ontario.
Chas. E. Goad, Toronto, 1895.
(Note: condition fragile: cover and pages are loose.)
(Note: Atlas is part of the Sproule Collection, accession 87-011.)

The Home Knowledge Atlas.
Geographical, Astronomical, Historical.
Toronto: Home Knowledge Association, 1889.
(Note: condition fragile: edges of several pages torn.)
(Note: Atlas is part of the Sproule Collection, accession 87-011.)

High School Geography with Maps and Illustrations.
G.A. Chase, Toronto, 1887.
(Note: geography textbook.)

A New General Atlas, Ancient and Modern.
Accurately constructed by James Playfair.
Revised and corrected to the present time.
Edinburgh: Published by Macredie, Skelly & Co. and Thomas & George Underwood, London, 1822.
(Note: condition fragile.)

Tackabury's Atlas of the Dominion of Canada.
Drawn, compiled and edited by H.F. Walling.
Published by George N. Tackabury, 1875.

Atlas of Canada.
Department of the Interior, Canada.
Revised and enlarged edition, 1915.

The New Topographical Atlas of the Province of Ontario, Canada.
Miles & Co., Toronto, 1879.
(Note: received courtesy of Wayland Drew, November 1995.)

The Imperial Atlas of Modern Geography.
Under the supervision of W.G. Blackie.
Published by Blackie and Son, Paternoster Row, E.C.; Glasgow and Edinburgh, 1860.

Robertson Collection: Maps & Plans, Town of York 1788-1834, City of Toronto, 1834-1908.
Collected by J. Ross Robertson.
Toronto, Canada, 1908.
(Note: Atlas is autographed by Robertson.)

Harmsworth Atlas & Gazetteer.
Published at Carmelite House, Carmelite Street, London, E.C., n.d.

Philips' Atlas of the British Isles.
George Philip & Son, Ltd.
London: The London Geographical Institute, n.d.

The Times Atlas & Gazetteer of the World.
(The Times Survey Atlas of the World)
Under the direction of J.G. Bartholomew.)
Published by The Times, Printing House Square, London, E C.4, 1922.

Atlas Special de la Geographie Physique, Politique and Historique de la France.
Francois Bazin & Felix Cadet.
Paris: Librairie Classique de Jules Delalain, 1855.

Cassell's Oriental Atlas.
London: Cassell, Petter, and Galpin, n.d.

Black's Atlas of North America.
Constructed and engraved by John Bartholomew.
Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black, 1856.

Bartholomew's Advanced Atlas of Modern Geography
Edinburgh and London: Oliver and Boyd Ltd., 1967 (courtesy of Gordon Young, Sept. 2007)

38 Maps, Union Atlas, containing New and Improved Maps of all the Empires, Kingdoms, and States, in the Known World... Engraved by Artists of Eminence... including Maps of the Roman Empire and Ancient Greece.
London: William Darton, [182?].
(Note: Inside the Atlas is a loosely inserted topographic map showing towns, canals, and places of historic or other interest in the area including and surrounding Turkey and Persia, 1900.)

Unidentified Atlas of Canada - has large section on Victoria County including lists of settlers and current inhabitants; engraved views similar to Illustrated Historical Atlases, etc. Atlas has been rebound at some point. Tan-coloured leather spine and corner points have been added.