Format Maps
Dates 1775
Location Boston
Massachusetts
United States
Language English
Subjects Boston
Boston (Mass.)
Buildings, Structures, Etc
Early Works to 1800
Fortification
History
Maps, Manuscript
Massachusetts
Siege
United States
Title
Plan of Charles Town, with the intrenchments, and encampment of His Majesty's troops, after the action of the 17th. June 1775.
Created / Published
[1775]
Subject Headings
-  Boston (Mass.)--History--Siege, 1775-1776--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Fortification--Massachusetts--Boston--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Boston (Mass.)--Buildings, structures, etc.--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Massachusetts--Boston
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:4,800.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Has watermark.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  The writing is similar to that of Lieut. Page on his "Plan of the action which happen'd 17th. June 1775." (Faden 15) and also very like the "Rough draft of Charlestown" (Faden 27)
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 914
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 651/3
Medium
col. map 35 x 51 cm.
Call Number
G3764.B6S3 1775 .P5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3764b ar091400 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3764b.ar091400
Library of Congress Catalog Number
gm71000615
http://lccn.loc.gov/gm71000615


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