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Map Boston, S. West part. No. 25.

About this Item


  • Boston, S. West part. No. 25.

Created / Published

  • 1775.


  • -  Boston (Mass.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Fortification--Massachusetts--Boston--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Boston (Mass.)--Buildings, structures, etc.--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Manuscript maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  United States--Massachusetts--Boston


  • -  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 stations, including the 4th, 5th, 10th, 47th, and Marines.
  • -  Table of distances on verso.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 898
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2


  • map on sheet 32 x 40 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3764.B6S3 1775 .B6


  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • gm71000915

Online Format

  • image

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Boston, S. West part. No. 25. 1775. Map.

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(1775) Boston, S. West part. No. 25. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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