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Maps [Boston Harbor, Massachusetts.

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[Boston Harbor, Massachusetts.
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Subject Headings
-  Nautical charts--Massachusetts--Boston Harbor--Early works to 1800
-  Nautical charts--Massachusetts--Boston Bay--Early works to 1800
-  Boston Harbor (Mass.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Boston Bay (Mass.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Manuscript maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Massachusetts--Boston Harbor
-  United States--Massachusetts--Boston Bay
-  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 ... "
-  On verso: No. 1.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 942
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
col. map on sheet 77 x 143 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3762.B65P5 177- .B59
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
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[Boston Harbor, Massachusetts]. [177-?, 1770] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed October 21, 2016.)

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(1770) [Boston Harbor, Massachusetts]. [177-?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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[Boston Harbor, Massachusetts]. [177-?, 1770] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.