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  • [Battle of Bunker Hill.

    [Battle of Bunker Hill.

    Scale ca. 1:3,900. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "References" to points of military interest in different hand and ink. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A new plan of ye great town of Boston in New England in America with the many additionall buildings & new streets, to the year, 1769.

    A new plan of ye great town of Boston in New England in Ameri...

    Scale ca. 1:5,700. Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC copy annotated in ink. On bottom of the sheet, covered with a heavy outer neat line: Engraved and printed by Fra. ...

    • Contributor: Price, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1769
  • [Puerto del Boston.

    [Puerto del Boston.

    Scale ca. 1:34,000. Title on attached label on verso: The city and harbour of Boston. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. Shows settlements and fortifications. No. "43" ...

    • Contributor: Campo, Josef Del - Campo, Jošef Del
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Major Genl. Howe's encampment on Bunkers Hill at Charles T., June 1775.

    Major Genl. Howe's encampment on Bunkers Hill at Charles T., ...

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Shows position of troops and fortifications. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Plan of the rebels works on Prospect-Hill. Plan of the rebels works on Winter-Hill.

    Plan of the rebels works on Prospect-Hill. Plan of the rebels...

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 917 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 col. maps on sheet ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A plan of the town and harbour of Boston and the country adjacent with the road from Boston to Concord, shewing the place of the late engagement between the King's troops & the provincials, together with the several encampments of both armies in & about Boston. Taken from an actual survey.

    A plan of the town and harbour of Boston and the country adja...

    Scale ca. 1:120,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Includes index to points of military interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of ...

    • Contributor: De Costa, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A plan of the town of Boston, with the intrenchments &c. of His Majestys forces in 1775: From the observations of Lieut. Page of His Majesty's Corps of Engineers; and from the plans of other gentlemen.

    A plan of the town of Boston, with the intrenchments &c. of H...

    Scale ca. 1:9,700. Includes "References to the lines &c." and "References to the town." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, ...

    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Map of the environs of Boston.

    Map of the environs of Boston.

    Scale ca. 1:46,000. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. From The Remembrancer, 3d ed. 1775. Shows camp and lines of Generals Putnam, Ward, and Thomas and batteries and fortifications in the Boston ...

    • Contributor: Almon, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • The Seat of war in New England, by an American volunteer, with the marches of the several corps sent by the Colonies towards Boston, with the attack on Bunkers-Hill.

    The Seat of war in New England, by an American volunteer, wit...

    Scale ca. 1:450,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Boston. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "Plan of Boston Harbour, from an actual survey" and "Plan of the town of Boston with the attack on ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Map of the island of Nantucket.

    Map of the island of Nantucket.

    Scale ca. 1:110,000. Relief shown by hachures. "Page 122." Annotated in pencil: 434 and 1782. From the author's Letters from an American farmer ... 1782. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 882 ...

    • Contributor: St. John De Crèvecoeur, J. Hector
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • Boston, its environs and harbour, with the rebels works raised against that town in 1775,

    Boston, its environs and harbour, with the rebels works raise...

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 911 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Plan of the action which happen'd 17th. June 1775, at Charles Town, N. America.

    Plan of the action which happen'd 17th. June 1775, at Charles...

    Scale ca. 1:8,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 908 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Plan d'une partie de la rade de Boston pour faire connaitre le dispositif de ses deffenses.

    Plan d'une partie de la rade de Boston pour faire connaitre l...

    Scale ca. 1:42,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. "Legende" includes positions of vessels of French fleet, by name and commander. Accompanied by: Partie extraite d'un Memoire général ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • [Bunker Hill--rough sketch.

    [Bunker Hill--rough sketch.

    Scale not given. Title from Peter Force's catalog of manuscript maps. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. Shows landing places, positions of British units, and "Rebels line of march." Available also through ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • [Boston Harbour, with the surroundings, &c.

    [Boston Harbour, with the surroundings, &c.

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans. 1862. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Depths shown ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • A Plan of the battle, on Bunkers Hill fought on the 17th of June 1775,

    A Plan of the battle, on Bunkers Hill fought on the 17th of J...

    Scale ca. 1:12,000. Relief shown by hachures. In lower margin: The following description of the action near Boston, on the 17th of June, is taken from a letter written by General Burgoyne ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A plan of the town of Boston and its environs, with the lines, batteries, and incampments of the British and American armies.

    A plan of the town of Boston and its environs, with the lines...

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps and Charts, 1750-1789, 930 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: [Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plan de la ville et du port de Boston; capitale de la Nouvelle Angleterre.

    Plan de la ville et du port de Boston; capitale de la Nouvell...

    Scale ca. 1:11,300. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Attributed to Bellin in Boston Engineering Department's List of maps of Boston published between 1600 and 1903. Includes text, ward index, and index to ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • [Boston Harbor, Massachusetts.

    [Boston Harbor, Massachusetts.

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Soundings shown in fathoms. Watermark: [Fleur-de-lis with] GR [below and] J. Whatman. Includes view of "Boston lt. house ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • Fort on Dorc̃ester Point.

    Fort on Dorc̃ester Point.

    Scale 1:480; 40 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. One of a series of 5 drawings, in the same hand, of fortifications around Boston ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Carte du port et havre de Boston avec les côtes adjacentes, dans laquel on a tracée les camps et les retranchemens occupé, tant par les Anglois que par les Américains.

    Carte du port et havre de Boston avec les côtes adjacentes, d...

    Scale ca. 1:22,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Cette carte à été copié sur un plan original apporté à la cour d'Angleterre ... " Shows location of ...

    • Contributor: Beaurain
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A sketch of the action between the British forces and the American provincials, on the heights of the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th of June 1775.

    A sketch of the action between the British forces and the Ame...

    Scale ca. 1:13,800. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed for points of military interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North ...

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • 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.

    A plan of the town and chart of the harbour of Boston : exhib...

    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 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • [Chart of Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound.

    [Chart of Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound.

    Scale ca. 1:51,000. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along folds and lower margin. No. "16" in upper left corner. "Note. The soundings and nautical remarks in this chart are ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A draught of the towns of Boston and Charles Town and the circumjacent country shewing the works thrown up by His Majesty's troops, and also those by the rebels, during the campaign: 1775.

    A draught of the towns of Boston and Charles Town and the cir...

    Scale ca. 1:26,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: J. Whatman. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. "N.B. The rebels entrenchments are express'd as they appear from Beacon Hill which are ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Boston & harbour.

    Boston & harbour.

    Scale ca. 1:96,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title in pencil. Has watermark. Shows soundings of main channel and shoals. Outer islands are named. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 944 Available also ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Plan of the town with the attack on Bunkers-Hill in the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th. of June 1775.

    Plan of the town with the attack on Bunkers-Hill in the penin...

    Scale ca. 1:19,000. Relief shown by hachures. Battle of Bunker Hill shown pictorially. From James Murray's Impartial history of the present war in America. v. 1. p. 431. Includes historical note on ...

    • Contributor: Robson, T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Grundriss von der Stadt Boston und ihren Gegenden.

    Grundriss von der Stadt Boston und ihren Gegenden.

    Scale ca. 1:45,000. Relief shown by hachures. Plate "No. 18." "T. XVI. B." From Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und Lande. 1758. Indexed. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 884 Available ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1758
  • Plan of the peninsula of Charles Town shewing the three posts that His Majesty's troops have kept and fortified with buildings therein for guard rooms, Boston, 3th. [sic] Decr. 1775. To His Excellency Major General Howe, Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces, &c.

    Plan of the peninsula of Charles Town shewing the three posts...

    Scale ca. 1:4,860. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Dedication is in different ink from drafting of map. Includes index to major fortifications. LC Maps of North America, ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A Plan of the Battle of Bunker Hill /

    A Plan of the Battle of Bunker Hill /

    Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes text, Printed line of music and verses of drinking songs on verso. 1 map : ms., col. ; 24 x 32 cm.

    • Contributor: Clinton, Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A plan of the town of Boston with the intrenchments &ca. of His Majesty's forces in 1775, from the observations of Lieut. Page of His Majesty's Corps of Engineers, and from those of other gentlemen.

    A plan of the town of Boston with the intrenchments &ca. of H...

    Scale ca. 1:9,600. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. "N.B. Since the evacuation of Boston ... " LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 933 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A new and accurate chart of the harbour of Boston in New England in North America /

    A new and accurate chart of the harbour of Boston in New Engl...

    Also shows islands, rocks, channels, shoals, and towns and roads along coast. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. In upper right margin: Political Mag., Nov. 1782. Phillips. Maps of America. ...

    • Contributor: Lodge, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • Boston, S. West part. No. 25.

    Boston, S. West part. No. 25.

    Scale ca. 1:5,600. Title in pencil; matches title in Peter Force's catalog of manuscript maps. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications and troop ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A plan of the sea coast from Boston Bay to the light house near Rhode Island, reduced from the large survey.

    A plan of the sea coast from Boston Bay to the light house ne...

    Scale 1:253,440; 4 statute miles to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Has watermarks. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC ...

    • Contributor: Blaskowitz, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Fort on Fort Hill in Boston.

    Fort on Fort Hill in Boston.

    Scale 1:1,584; 132 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. On verso, in a different hand: W. H. Spooner, No. 4. LC Maps of North ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Sketch of the action between the British forces and American provincials, on the heights of the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th June 1775.

    Sketch of the action between the British forces and American ...

    Scale ca. 1:13,800. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Shows troop movements. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 901 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Humfrey, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A Map of forty miles north, thirty miles west, and twentyfive miles south of Boston, including an accurate draft of the harbour and town.

    A Map of forty miles north, thirty miles west, and twentyfive...

    Scale ca. 1:320,000. Relief shown pictorially. Includes "References to the harbour and environs of Boston," reflecting points of general interest and military events which occured in 1775, "References to the town of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Plan of Charles Town, with the intrenchments, and encampment of His Majesty's troops, after the action of the 17th. June 1775.

    Plan of Charles Town, with the intrenchments, and encampment ...

    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 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • [Rough draught of Boston and harbour.

    [Rough draught of Boston and harbour.

    Scale ca. 1:18,500. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans. 1862. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Shows location of troops and fortifications. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Coast of New England from Chatham Harbor to Narragansett Bay.

    [Coast of New England from Chatham Harbor to Narragansett Bay.

    Scale ca. 1:130,000. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along edges. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 988 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Fort on the first hill in Dorc̃ester. Fort on the second hill in Dorc̃ester.

    Fort on the first hill in Dorc̃ester. Fort on the second hill ...

    Scale 1:480; 40 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. One of a series of 5 drawings, in the same hand, of fortifications around Boston after rebuilding ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A Map of 100 miles round Boston.

    A Map of 100 miles round Boston.

    Scale ca. 1:800,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows area from Cape Ann to the Connecticut River and from northern Connecticut River and from northern Connecticut and Rhode Island to Kittery and York in ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Plan of the heights of Charles Town, &c.

    Plan of the heights of Charles Town, &c.

    Scale ca. 1:6,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Relief shown by hachures. Inset: work made in place of the rebels' redoubt. On verso: Heights ...

    • Contributor: Williams, Richard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Roxbury to Concord. Roads & distances, &c.

    Roxbury to Concord. Roads & distances, &c.

    Not drawn to scale. Title from manuscript catalog of the Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by hachures. "No. 4." ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • [Plan of the Neck and environs.

    [Plan of the Neck and environs.

    Scale ca. 1:12,000. Title in brackets on verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications at the Boston Neck and ranges to different ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • [Chart of Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound.

    [Chart of Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound.

    Scale ca. 1:51,500. Hand colored. Depths shown by soundings. "The soundings and nautical remarks in this chart are laid down from observations &c. of Lieutenant Knight of the Navy." col. map 105 ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Coast of New Hampshire and Massachusetts from Great Boars Head to Marblehead Harbor.

    [Coast of New Hampshire and Massachusetts from Great Boars He...

    Scale ca. 1:52,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along fold and upper and lower margins. Publication information trimmed from lower margin. Shows coast of Essex ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. - [Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Sketch of the ground about Charles Town.

    Sketch of the ground about Charles Town.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. "NB: Medford road 45 paces broad; Cambridge road 30 p." col. map on sheet 30 x 44 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A Temporary project for a star redout [sic] to contain 150 men.

    A Temporary project for a star redout [sic] to contain 150 men.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. "No. 53." On verso, partly illegible and in a different hand: Boston ... part of the ... project for the war ... Drawing of a ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A plan of the bay and harbor of Boston, surveyed agreeably to the orders and instructions of the Right Honorable the Lords Commissioners for Trade and Plantations, to Samuel Holland, Esqr., His Majesty's Surveyor General of Lands for the Northern District of North America,

    A plan of the bay and harbor of Boston, surveyed agreeably to...

    Scale ca. 1:48,000. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings and color. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Wheeler, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A plan of Boston in New England with its environs, including Milton, Dorchester, Roxbury, Brooklin, Cambridge, Medford, Charlestown, parts of Malden and Chelsea with the military works constructed in those places in the years 1775 and 1776.

    A plan of Boston in New England with its environs, including ...

    Scale ca. 1:14,000. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Includes facsimile of pass issued by James Urquhart, town major, to allow free passage of Henry Pelham "to take a plan ...

    • Contributor: Pelham, Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Carte von dem Hafen und der Stadt Boston mit den umliegenden Gegenden und der Lägern sowohl der Americaner als auch des Engländer,

    Carte von dem Hafen und der Stadt Boston mit den umliegenden ...

    Scale ca. 1:25,000. Hand colored to show location of British and American forces. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy annotated in black ink to show names of Prospect ...

    • Contributor: Beaurain
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Chart of Nantucket Island and the eastern half of Martha's Vineyard.

    [Chart of Nantucket Island and the eastern half of Martha's V...

    Scale ca. 1:51,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along fold and margins. Includes navigational notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 977 Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A plan of the action at Bunkers-Hill, on the 17th. of June, 1775, between His Majesty's troops under the command of Major General Howe, and the rebel forces,

    A plan of the action at Bunkers-Hill, on the 17th. of June, 1...

    Scale ca. 1:4,800. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. An engraved map, with change of title, appears in Stedman's History of the origin, process, and termination of the American War. London, 1794. A copy ...

    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A new and accurate map of the colony of Massachusets [i.e. Massachusetts] Bay, in North America, from a late survey.

    A new and accurate map of the colony of Massachusets [i.e. Ma...

    Covers eastern Massachusetts, Rhode Island, eastern Connecticut, and small portions of New Hampshire and Vermont. Relief shown pictorially. From Universal magazine of knowledge and pleasure, vol. 66, Dec. 1780, opposite p. 281. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Exact plan of General Gage's lines on Boston Neck in America.

    Exact plan of General Gage's lines on Boston Neck in America.

    Scale ca. 1:3,500. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. "Engrav'd for the Pennsylv[ani]a magazine." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps ...

    • Contributor: Aitken, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A correct view of the late battle at Charlestown : June 17th, 1775 /

    A correct view of the late battle at Charlestown : June 17th,...

    Shows troops in action, British ships, and the village of Charleston. Bird's-eye-view. Exhibited in G&M exhibit, May 1975. DLC Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Aitken, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A new plan of Boston Harbour from an actual survey.

    A new plan of Boston Harbour from an actual survey.

    Scale ca. 1:110,000. "N.B. Charlestown burnt June 17th, 1775 by the regulars." Index for points of interest. Cited in David McNeely Stauffer's American engravers upon copper and steel as appearing in the ...

    • Contributor: Lownes, Caleb
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Boston, its environs and harbour, with the rebels works raised against that town in 1775,

    Boston, its environs and harbour, with the rebels works raise...

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 913 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map; ...

    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A general & particular plan of the island of Castle William near Boston, shewing the works in their original & present state, together with sections thro' the same. Carried on and survey'd under the direction of and by John Montrésor, Esqr., engineer extraordinary & Capt. Lieut. by order of the Honble: Thomas Gage, Esqr., Lieutenant General and Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces in North America.

    A general & particular plan of the island of Castle William n...

    Scale 1:600; 50 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Imperfect: Hole in center. "No. 11." Includes index ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1771
  • A Chart of the harbour of Boston, with the soundings, sailing-marks, and other directions.

    A Chart of the harbour of Boston, with the soundings, sailing...

    Scale ca. 1:28,000. LC copy annotated with "No. 2" to the left of the title; concentric circles, drawn in ink, centered on compass roses; and, a stamp "Engr. Dept. U. States Topl. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Carte particulière du havre de Boston avec les sondes les bancs de Sable, les rochers les Amaies et les autres directions utiles à la navigation.

    Carte particulière du havre de Boston avec les sondes les ban...

    Scale ca. 1:33,000. Prime meridian: Paris. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "No. 336." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 958 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Chabert, Joseph Bernard - Chabert De Cogolin, Joseph Bernard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • [Chart of Plymouth Bay.

    [Chart of Plymouth Bay.

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Hand colored. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • [Chart of Nantucket Island and the eastern half of Martha's Vineyard.

    [Chart of Nantucket Island and the eastern half of Martha's V...

    Scale ca. 1:51,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Includes navigational notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 976 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Buzzards Bay and shoals of Nantucket.

    Buzzards Bay and shoals of Nantucket.

    Scale ca. 1:100,000. Title on verso: Nantucket Shoals and Buzzards's Bay by Lieutt. Knight, 1778. Soundings shown in fathoms. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Watermark: Large fleur-de-lis in a shield surmounted by ...

    • Contributor: Knight, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • [Rough draft of Charlestown, in water colour.

    [Rough draft of Charlestown, in water colour.

    Scale ca. 1:4,500. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans, 1862. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north toward the upper ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Plan de Boston avec les sondes et les directions pour la navigation. Traduit de l'anglais.

    Plan de Boston avec les sondes et les directions pour la navi...

    Scale ca. 1:28,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Based on A Chart of the harbour of Boston, with the soundings, sailing-marks, and other directions. [1777] From the author's Pilote ...

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Plan of Boston & vicinity.

    Plan of Boston & vicinity.

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Title from verso, legible only with back lighting. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: Boston and environs, showing entrenchments. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A plan of Boston, and its environs, shewing the true situation of His Majesty's army, and also those of the rebels. Drawn by an engineer at Boston, Octr. 1775. The principal part of this plan was survey'd by Richard Williams, Lieutenant at Boston ...

    A plan of Boston, and its environs, shewing the true situatio...

    Scale ca. 1:15,000. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "References" to points of military and general interest. Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 932 Available also ...

    • Contributor: Williams, Richard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A map of 100 miles round Boston.

    A map of 100 miles round Boston.

    Relief shown pictorially. Hand col. From the Gentleman's magazine, v. 45, June 1775. 1 map : col. ; 22 x 24 cm., on sheet 28 x 29 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • [Coast of Massachusetts from Cape Ann to Manomet Point, including northern tip of Cape Cod.

    [Coast of Massachusetts from Cape Ann to Manomet Point, inclu...

    Scale ca. 1:135,000. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 968 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A plan of the harbour and peninsula of Cape Ann in North America,

    A plan of the harbour and peninsula of Cape Ann in North Amer...

    Scale ca. 1:53,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Has watermark. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North ...

    • Contributor: Holland, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Plan of the "Neck" and fortifications] Delivd. to H.E. Gl. Gage, June 30th. 1775.--J.M.

    [Plan of the "Neck" and fortifications] Delivd. to H.E. Gl. G...

    Scale ca. 1:5,650. Title from P. L. Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 148. Alternate title from Peter Force's catalog of manuscript maps: Works for defense of Boston. Manuscript, pen-and-ink ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A chart of the harbour of Boston

    A chart of the harbour of Boston

    Scale ca. 1:24,500. Title from accompanying title page. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Soundings shown in feet. LC copy imperfect: Brittle on edges and deterioration along fold. Includes index entitled "References" ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • To the Hone. Jno. Hancock, Esqre. president of ye Continental Congress, this map of the seat of civil war in America, is respectfully inscribed by his most obedient humble servant, B. Romans.

    To the Hone. Jno. Hancock, Esqre. president of ye Continental...

    Scale ca. 1:320,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Indexed for points of interest. Insets with indexes: Plan of Boston and its environs, 1775.--A view of the lines thrown up on Boston Neck; ...

    • Contributor: Romans, Bernard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A Plan oe [i.e. of] the British lines on Boston Neck in August 1775.

    A Plan oe [i.e. of] the British lines on Boston Neck in Augus...

    Scale ca. 1:3,300. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north to the bottom. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 915 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Fort on Noddles Island.

    Fort on Noddles Island.

    Scale 1:3,168; 264 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. One of a series of 5 drawings, in same hand, of fortifications around Boston after rebuilding by ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A new and correct plan of the town of Boston, and provincial camp.

    A new and correct plan of the town of Boston, and provincial ...

    Scale ca. 1:7,200. "Engrav'd for the Pennsylva. magazine" v. 1, 1775, p. 29. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of ...

    • Contributor: Aitken, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Map of the environs of Roxbury showing roads to Jamaica, Cambridge, Dorchester, Milton, etc.

    Map of the environs of Roxbury showing roads to Jamaica, Camb...

    Scale not given. Title from P. L. Phillips' List of maps of America. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Typewritten label on verso: Map of the environs of Boston showing ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Fort on Charlestown Point.

    Fort on Charlestown Point.

    Scale 1:3,168; 264 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. On verso, in a different hand: W. H. Spooner, No. 1. One of a series ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [A chart of Boston Bay and vicinity.

    [A chart of Boston Bay and vicinity.

    Scale ca. 1:50,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 951 LC ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776