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TitleCoronation souvenir map, 1937 : City of St. John's, Newfoundland
SubjectSt. John's (N.L.)--Maps
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DescriptionScale [ca. 1:8 000] (W 52°44'40"--W 52°40'45"/N 47°35'20"--N 47°32'40"). Issued to commemorate the coronation of Britain's King George VI; his picture appears at top center with that of his wife Queen Elizabeth, their images superimposed over a Union Jack. The remainder of the margin is filled with advertisements, in colour. "From official plans and actual surveys" (title). Oriented with north towards the upper right. Compass rose. Relief shown by contours, hachures and pictorially. Bar scale in feet. Shows streets and buildings, with building type, and identifies some property owners. Note on elevations.
CreatorRyan, W. P.
Place of PublicationHalifax, NS
PublisherRoyal Print & Litho Ltd.
Date[1937?]
Dimensions of Original33 x 64 cm on sheet 71 x 106 cm
Location DepictedCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Avalon Peninsula--St. John's
Time Period20th Century
LanguageEng
Local Call NumberG 3439 S33 1932 R9 1937 MAP
TypeStill Image
Resource TypeMap
FormatImage/jpeg
Record NoMR-0046
RelationHas Version: Map of Saint John's, Newfoundland / Ryan, W. P., 1932, record number MR-0030.
SourcePrint map held in the Map Library.
CollectionMap Room
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries. Map Library
High ResolutionRight click link to download jpeg (3.1 MB) http://collections.mun.ca/maproom/CoronationSouvenirMap.jpg
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