''A view of Halifax from the topmasthead''
This is the first known view of Halifax, sketched from the topmast of a ship in the harbour in 1749. The African Nova Scotian community in Halifax is as old as the city itself.
Date: published 25 January 1750
Engraver and publisher: T. Jeffreys
Reference no.: Nova Scotia Archives T. Jeffreys, Untitled Map of Halifax (London, 1750) | NSARM neg. OS N371