Gabriel Thi-eel-zoa map of route from Reindeer Lake by White Partride Lake to the sea
1 map : ms., on paper ; 92 x 60 cm.
[8 August 1892]
Shows a route north from Du Brochet post at Reindeer Lake, following the Cochrane River and portaging through many small lakes to White Partridge [Kasba] Lake; shows White Partridge [Kazan] River flowing northeast from the lake.
"Title from map, supplied by J.B. Tyrrell."
"Map dated from reference in Tyrrell's 1892 field notebook, entry for August 8th."
Gabriel Thieelzoa was one of a group of Chipewyans from Reindeer Lake encountered by Tyrrell just east of Black Lake on the Fond du Lac River.
"Note on map following title: 8 days Reindeer Lake to White Partridge Lake. 8 days White Partridge Lake to the sea by the great White Partridge River in which the current is swift but there are no portages. White Partridge Lake is on the edge of the Barren Grounds, & no wood from there to the sea."
"Outline map in pencil on kraft paper, with place names supplied by Tyrrell. Another version of this map, on linen, was drafted by Tyrrell and used on the 1893 expedition."
Forms part of the 'Geological Survey maps' sub-series.
"Ms Coll 26, map 1892.016, Tyrrell mapcase"
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
Kasba Lake (N.W.T. and Nunavut)
Kazan River (N.W.T.)
Cochrane River (Man.)