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    [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. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 931 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 650/3; 651/4
    • Date: 1776
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    Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts
    Visiting the Navy Yard
    "*GPO: 1999--454-767/00146." Title from panel. Includes text and ill (some col.). Text and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1999
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    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 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, ...
    • Date: 1775
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    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 of Charles Town. Lt. R. W. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 922 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Williams, Richard
    • Date: 1775
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    Twentieth century Boston. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 280 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 651/1
    • Contributor: Poole, A. F. - F. D. Nichols Company - A.W. Elson & Co.
    • Date: 1905
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    View of Boston, Massachusetts 1880. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 278 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: H.H. Rowley & Co. - Beck & Pauli
    • Date: 1880
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    Plan of Charles Town, with the intrenchments, and encampment of His Majesty's troops, after the action of the 17th. June 1775. 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 ...
    • Date: 1775
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    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: ... 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 color'd yellow." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 906 Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: MontrĂ©sor, John
    • Date: 1775
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    A plan of Boston : from actual survey Includes index to selected buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Soiled, annotated "purchased at Boston 1806" in pen-and-ink in lower left margin, mounted on cloth backing.
    • Contributor: Carleton, Osgood
    • Date: 1805
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    Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts Also covers central Boston. "*GPO: 1988--201-941/80012. Reprint 1985." Includes text and ancillary subway system map. Text, panoramic view, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1985
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    A Plan oe [i.e. of] the British lines on Boston Neck in August 1775. 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 a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/2
    • Date: 1775
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    Boston African American National Historic Site, Massachusetts "*GPO: 2006--320-369/00446. Reprint 2006." Title from panel. Includes text and col. ill. Text, ill. (some col.), and map showing Boston's African American neighborhoods on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2006
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    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. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by shading and hachures. "No. 25." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 919 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Date: 1775
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    Major Genl. Howe's encampment on Bunkers Hill at Charles T., June 1775. 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 of North America, 1750-1789, 904 Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1775
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    To his excellency William Burnet, esqr., this plan of Boston in New England is humbly dedicated by his excellencys most obedient and humble servant Will Burgiss Relief shown pictorially. Shows selected buildings pictorially. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Watermark indecipherable. Wheat & Brun no. 227. Includes index to selected buildings and embellished title cartouche. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Soiled, consists of 2 sheets glued together.
    • Contributor: Burgis, William - Johnson, Thos
    • Date: 1728
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    Map of the city of Boston and vicinity Scale 1:19,200; 1,600 ft.-in. "The circles show half mile distance from City Hall." Includes inset of Breed's Island. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Sampson, Murdock & Co.
    • Date: 1907
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    Boston Freedom Trail : Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts
    Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts | Exploring historic Boston
    Covers central Boston. "*GPO: 2010--357-940/80566. Reprint 2010." Title from panel. Includes text and ancillary subway system map. Text, panoramic view, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2010
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    [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 right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows position of British and "Rebel" troops during the Battle of Bunker Hill. North is oriented to the bottom. Called a rough draft of the same cartographer's ...
    • Date: 1775
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    Plan of the harbour of Boston : from surveys made under the direction of commissioners appointed by a resolve of the legislature, passed March 5th 1835 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Covers port facilities of the inner harbor. "January 28th 1837." Depths shown by contours. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Map folds inside back cover of accompanying report. Accompanied by: Report of the Commissioners for the Survey of Boston Harbor : Senate--no. 47. 26 p. ; 25 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Perham, Benjamin Franklin - Massachusetts. Commissioners for the Survey of Boston Harbor
    • Date: 1837
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    Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Massachusetts
    Frederick Law Olmsted
    "*GPO: 2000--460-976/00259. Reprint 2000." Title from panel. Includes 2 maps of Boston Park System, part of 1869 map of Chicago suburb of Riverside, text, and ill. (some col.). Views of Central Park in New York in 1875 and of Prospect Park in Brooklyn in 1870, 1874 plan for U.S. Capitol grounds, part of early plan of Prospect Park in Brooklyn, text, and ill. on ...
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2000
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    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." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 921 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1775
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    Boston Highlands, Massachusetts. Wards 19, 20, 21 & 22 of Boston. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 281 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Favour - O.H. Bailey & Co.
    • Date: 1888
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    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 ... 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, 1750-1789, 907 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: MontrĂ©sor, John
    • Date: 1775
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    Directory map showing small annexations, 1883. Scale 1:19,800; 100 rods to an in. Photocopy. Base map: Sampson, Davenport & Co., Map of Boston for 1883. "Circles shown half mile distances from City Hall." In four corners of margin: D-958. In bottom margin: City of Boston & district base maps, historical map-showing annexation dates 1883. Shows various annexations up to 1912. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Date: 1912
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    Boston's Freedom Trail : Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts
    Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts | Boston, official map and guide | Freedom Trail :
    Covers central Boston. "*GPO: 1998--432-903/60226. Reprint 1998." Includes text and ancillary subway system map. Text, panoramic view, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1998