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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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    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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    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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    Bird's eye view of Boston. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 279.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Geo. H. Walker & Co.
    • Date: 1902
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    Fort on the first hill in Dorc̃ester. Fort on the second hill in Dorc̃ester. Scale 1:480; 40 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. One of a series of 5 drawings, in the same hand, of fortifications around Boston after rebuilding by American forces. Includes a profile of each fort. On verso, in a different hand: W. H. Spooner, No. 5. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 928 Available also through the Library ...
    • Date: 1776
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    A Map of forty miles north, thirty miles west, and twentyfive miles south of Boston, including an accurate draft of the harbour and town. Scale ca. 1:320,000. Relief shown pictorially. Includes "References to the harbour and environs of Boston," reflecting points of general interest and military events which occured in 1775, "References to the town of Boston," and inset of "Boston Town." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 903 Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1775
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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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    Map of Boston, 1888, published expressly for the Boston directory. Scale 1:19,800; 100 rods to an in. "Circles show half mile distances from city hall." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 110; 651
    • Contributor: Sampson, Murdock & Co. - Forbes Co.
    • Date: 1888
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    Carte von dem Hafen und der Stadt Boston mit den umliegenden Gegenden und der Lägern sowohl der Americaner als auch des Engländer, Scale ca. 1:25,000. Hand colored to show location of British and American forces. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy annotated in black ink to show names of Prospect Hill and Winter Hill. "Diese Carte ist von einen Englischen vor die Regierung aufgenomnen Originale copiret worden." Includes "Erklærung der Buchstaben." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 924 Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Beaurain - Frentzel, Georg Friedrich Jonas - Müller, Johann Carl
    • Date: 1776
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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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    Fort on Noddles Island. Scale 1:3,168; 264 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. One of a series of 5 drawings, in same hand, of fortifications around Boston after rebuilding by American forces. On verso, in different hand: W. H. Spooner. No. 2. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1776
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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: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1775
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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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    Colton's map of Boston and adjacent cities.
    Map of Boston and adjacent cities | Colton's map of Boston
    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1856
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    The city of Boston. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Shows points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 275 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Parsons & Atwater - Currier & Ives
    • Date: 1873
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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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    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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    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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    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: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1775
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    Fort on Charlestown Point. Scale 1:3,168; 264 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. On verso, in a different hand: W. H. Spooner, No. 1. One of a series of 5 drawings, in the same hand, of fortifications around Boston after rebuilding by American forces. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 926 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Date: 1776
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    Bird's-eye view of Boston, United States. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 274 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651
    • Contributor: Sulman, T.
    • Date: 1870
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    View of Boston, July 4th 1870. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 273 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 651/1
    • Contributor: Fuchs, F. - Weik, John - New England Lith. Co.
    • Date: 1870
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    Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts Also covers central Boston. Includes text and ancillary map of "Rapid Transit System." Text, panoramic view, and col. ill. on verso. "*GPO: 1980--311-309/23." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1980
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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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    Map of Boston for 1881. "Published expressly for the Boston Almanac and Business Directory ..." "Entered accoriding to act of Congress in the Year 1874 ..." From the Nathaniel Prentice Banks papers in LC Manuscript Division. LC copy stained. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 20-83
    • Contributor: Sampson, Davenport & Co. - Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss
    • Date: 1881