Map of Kazan River
1 map : ms., on paper ; 61 x 91 cm.
23 August 1894
Shows Kazan River, possibly the section between Angikuni Lake and Yathkyed Lake.
"Title and date from map, supplied by J.B. Tyrrell. "
Forms part of the 'Geological Survey maps' sub-series.
"Reference to Ahyout's knowledge of the geography of the region in J.B. Tyrrell's 1894 field notebook, entry for August 23rd."
Ahyout or Ahyont was one of the Inuit first encountered at Hallo's camp on Aug. 18. He and his son Kakkuk were engaged by Tyrrell to act as guides as far as the coast of Hudson Bay.
"Shows river and several unidentified lakes, with locations of Inuit camps and rapids noted. "
"Outline map in pencil on kraft paper, with place names supplied by Tyrrell. "
"Ms Coll 26, map 1894.008B, Tyrrell mapcase"
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
Kazan River (Nunavut)