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    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 ... 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 of the towns of Boston & Charlestown and the rebel works round these places;" dedication "To the Right Honourable Lord George Germain ... " with autographed signature of Henry Pelham; and, index ...
    • Contributor: Pelham, Henry - Jukes, Francis
    • Date: 1777
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    View of East Boston, Mass. 1879. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 285 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: O.H. Bailey & Co.
    • Date: 1879
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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 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 by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 943 AACR2: 100; 650/1; ...
    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Date: 1770
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    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 ... 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, 1750-1789, 934 Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; 651/3; 651/4; 700/1
    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde - Faden, William
    • Date: 1777
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    Boston, its environs and harbour, with the rebels works raised against that town in 1775, 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. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde - MontrĂ©sor, John - Faden, William
    • Date: 1778
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    From Mr. Bothfeld's survey of 1875 for U.S. Eng'rs (details omitted) : [waters southwest of Lovell Island, Boston, Massachusetts]. Ms. nautical chart showing contemporary shoreline and shorelines before dredging. Depths shown by contours and soundings. At lower left in lead pencil: Mr. Bothfeld's plotting of position of "Constellation." "This tracing is from a [progress?] sketch entitled 'Boston Harbor Improvements' lent to me by Mr. Bothfeld ... 1878 ... [signed] N. Mitchell." Oriented with north toward the upper left. Black, red, and brown inks, ...
    • Contributor: Bothfeld - Mitchell, N. - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1878
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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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    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 also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1758
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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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    Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts Aso covers central Boston. Includes text and ancillary map of "Rapid Transit System." Text, panoramic view, and col. ill. on verso. "GPO: 1982--361-578/177." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1982
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    The city of Boston 1879. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 277 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/1; 710/1; 710/2
    • Contributor: Bailey, O. H. (Oakley Hoopes) - Hazen, J. C. - Armstrong & Co. (Boston, Mass.) - Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.) - Bailey, O. H.
    • Date: 1877
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    Plan showing the proposed entrance into Boston of the Fitchburg Rail Road. Street map of part of Boston showing the railroad yards and the passenger depot. Chartered on March 3, 1842.
    • Contributor: BouvĂ©, Elisha W. - Fitchburg Railroad
    • Date: 184?
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    Boston, its environs and harbour, with the rebels works raised against that town in 1775, 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 a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; 650/3; 651/4; 650/5
    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Date: 1775
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    Beers' fire insurance district map of the city of Boston. Scale 1:6,000; 500 feet = 1 in. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Hand colored. Shows fire alarm stations, engine houses, and hook and ladder and hose companies. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: F.W. Beers & Co.
    • Date: 1874
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    Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Massachusetts
    Frederick Law Olmsted
    "*GPO: 2010--357-940/80467. Reprint 2010." 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: 2010
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    [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. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 897 Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1775
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    The town of Boston in New England Scale ca. 1:5,600. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. "Engraved from a copy in the possession of Wm. Taylor Esq ... " "Sold by Capt. John Bonner and Willm. Price against ye Town House where may be had all sorts of prints, mapps &c." "I have examined this plan and find it to be an exact copy of ...
    • Contributor: Bonner, John - Dewing, Francis - Smith, George Girdler - Price, William - Fuller, Stephen P.
    • Date: 1835
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    A correct view of the late battle at Charlestown : June 17th, 1775
    Correct view of the late battle at Charlestown
    Shows troops in action, British ships, and the village of Charleston. Bird's-eye-view. Exhibited in G&M exhibit, May 1975. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Aitken, Robert
    • Date: 1775
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    Map of Boston for 1883. Scale 1:19,800; 100 rods to an in. "Published expressly for the Boston Directory." "Forbes Co., Boston." "The circles show half mile distances from city hall." LC copy imperfect: torn along folds. Hand colored. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1882 ... " Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Sampson, Davenport & Co.
    • Date: 1883
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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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    Map of Boston in the state of Massachusetts : 1814 Shows wards. Includes inset of Boston Neck and embellished title cartouche. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Brittle, soiled, sectioned and mounted on cloth backing.
    • Contributor: Hales, John Groves - Wightman, Thomas
    • Date: 1814
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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 bird's-eye view from the north. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 276 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Bachmann, John - L. Prang & Co.
    • Date: 1877
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    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 fortification on the road to Roxbury near Boston Neck, with list of proposed guns. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, ...
    • Date: 1778