Onison's map of the country between Black R & English River
1 map on 2 sheets : ms., on paper ; 60 x 92 cm. and 46 x 60 cm.
[19 September 1892]
Shows area between Cree Lake and the Whitefish [Foster] Lakes, from the English [Churchill] River north to Black Lake.
"Title from verso of sheet 2 of the map, supplied by J.B. Tyrrell."
"Onison is identified in J.B. Tyrrell's 1892 field notebook, entry for September 19, as a Chipewyan who was a member of a large group of Chipewyans encountered along the Churchill River."
"Outline map in pencil on kraft paper; drawn by Onison with assistance from other members of his group, with place names supplied by Tyrrell."
Sheet 2 (46 x 60 cm.) joins sheet 1 and extends the map to the north; no place names are given.
Forms part of the 'Geological Survey maps' sub-series.
"Ms Coll 26, map 1892.020, Tyrrell mapcase"
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
Cree Lake (Sask.)
Foster Lakes (Sask.)