Format Maps
Dates 1775
Location Boston Harbor Islands Region
Boston Harbor Region
Boston Metropolitan Area
United States
Language English
Subjects Boston Harbor Islands Region
Boston Harbor Islands Region (Mass.)
Boston Harbor Region
Boston Harbor Region (Mass.)
Boston Metropolitan Area
Boston Metropolitan Area (Mass.)
United States
A plan of the town and chart of the harbour of Boston : exhibiting a view of the islands, castle forts, and entrances into the said harbour.
Created / Published
[London : s.n., 1775]
Subject Headings
-  Boston Metropolitan Area (Mass.)
-  Boston Harbor Region (Mass.)
-  Boston Harbor Islands Region (Mass.)
-  United States--Massachusetts--Boston Metropolitan Area
-  United States--Massachusetts--Boston Harbor Region
-  United States--Massachusetts--Boston Harbor Islands Region
-  Depths shown by soundings.
-  From Gentleman's magazine, vol. 45, Jan. 1775.
-  In center of lower margin: Feby. 1st 1775.
-  Phillips. Maps of America.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 950
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copy 1 watermarked.
1 map ; 27 x 34 cm.
Call Number
G3764.B6A1 1775 .P5
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3764b ar095000
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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