Past Exhibit

 

The Trail of the Caribou in Trench Maps

The Trail of the Caribou in Trench Maps
Display Date: 
May 13, 2014 – June 2017
Where: 
Level 3, Inside Archives Reference Room

The trench warfare maps in The Rooms archival collections are a rich source of detail for those interested in understanding military history and the important role Newfoundland troops played during the First World War.

Image credit: The Rooms Provincial Archives Division, MG 9.53, Beaumont Edition 2.B 57o S.E. parts of 1 & 2 Ordnance Survey (map), 1916, Charles Sydney Frost fonds