Maptour Page 7
Maptour: The Printed Word 1752 – 1900
The Political Press

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Map: Newspapers, 1891

Try This:

  • Open the interactive map "Newspapers, 1891"
  • Click on the "Zoom to" drop-down menu and select “Southern Ontario.”

Notice ...

  • A large proportion of Ontario newspapers were voices not tied to the two main political parties.


  • Newspaper editors were influential members of Ontario communities.