Map dated 1678 with first reference to Toronto

 La Société d’histoire de Toronto is hosting a talk by Rick Laprairie, geographer and researcher of early Great Lakes mapping, about his discovery.

Wednesday May 8, 2019 at 7 p.m.
Metro Hall, 55 John Street, Room 310, Toronto

Mr. Laprairie will present his research and findings on the cartographic genesis and evolution of Toronto’s name from its earliest appearance in 1678 on a map of New France.

This 45 minute talk will be followed by a question and answer period.
This talk will be free.

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