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Maps 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,

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Title
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,
Contributor Names
Wheeler, Thomas (Surveyor)
Grant, James, surveyor and draughtsman, joint author.
Holland, Samuel, 1728-1801.
Created / Published
[1775?]
Subject Headings
-  Nautical charts--Massachusetts--Boston Bay--Early works to 1800
-  Nautical charts--Massachusetts--Boston Harbor--Early works to 1800
-  Boston Bay (Mass.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Boston Harbor (Mass.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Manuscript maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Massachusetts--Boston Bay
-  United States--Massachusetts--Boston Harbor
Notes
-  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.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 440; 650/1; 650/2; 651/3; 651/4; 650/5; 700/2
Medium
col. map 59 x 55 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3762.B6P5 1775 .W5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3762b.ar094900
Library of Congress Control Number
gm71002188
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/gm71002188
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=gm71002188&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Wheeler, Thomas, James Grant, and Samuel Holland. 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. [?, 1775] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71002188/. (Accessed September 25, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Wheeler, T., Grant, J. & Holland, S. (1775) 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. [?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71002188/.

MLA citation style:

Wheeler, Thomas, James Grant, and Samuel Holland. 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. [?, 1775] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71002188/>.