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Author: Nicolls, GustavusPublished: Royal Engineers, Quebec, 1816

Plan of the Town of York (1816)

A plan of the Town of York (the future city of Toronto, Ontario, Canada). The plan identifies the landholdings of early inhabitant families such as Baldwin, Jarvis, Ketchum, Givins, Russell, Playter, Scarlet and Allan, names which are prevalent as street, school, park and neighbourhood names in Toronto today, honouring early citizens and builders of Toronto.

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