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    Map of Boston and adjacent country showing that city to be the geographical as well as intellectual and moral centre of one half of the globe Relief shown pictorially. Annotated in black ink on verso: Map of Boston. LC copy imperfect: Brittle; portions of edges missing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; Andrew Cosentino; 2000? Acquisitions control no.99-109a
    • Contributor: Shortfellow, A.
    • Date: 19??
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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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    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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    A Plan of the Battle of Bunker Hill Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes text, Printed line of music and verses of drinking songs on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Described in LC Information bull. v. 42 no. 17, 25 Apr. 1983 Vault Acquisitions control no. 7-82
    • Contributor: Clinton, Henry
    • 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 African American National Historic Site, Massachusetts "*GPO: 2010--357-940/80483. Reprint 2010." 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: 2010
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    Boston Freedom Trail : Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts
    Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts | Exploring historic Boston
    Covers central Boston. "*GPO: 2000--460-976/00249. Reprint 2000." Panel title. 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: 2000
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    City & county map of New-York : Brooklyn, Williamsburgh, Jersey City & the adjacent waters
    City and county map of New-York
    City street map showing built-up areas, streetcar/railroad lines, river piers (numbered, proprietors identified), municipal wards (numbered), and projected street-system grid to the northern end of Manhattan Island. Relief shown by hachures; depths shown by soundings. Titie from map area (upper center); there in no title on the cover. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Hand colored to emphasize shorelines, municipal boundaries, and ward ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Lyne, James - Fillmore, Millard
    • Date: 1857
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    Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts Scale not given. Title from verso. Also covers central Boston. Inset: Rapid transit lines. Text and ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1977
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    Boston African American National Historic Site, Massachusetts "*GPO: 2004--304-337/00083." 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: 2004
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    Carte du port et havre de Boston avec les côtes adjacentes, dans laquel on a tracée les camps et les retranchemens occupé, tant par les Anglois que par les Américains. Scale ca. 1:22,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Cette carte à été copié sur un plan original apporté à la cour d'Angleterre ... " Shows location of British and American forces. Indexed for points of interest. Soundings shown in fathoms. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 923 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Beaurain - Croisey, P.
    • Date: 1776
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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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    A plan of Boston, and its environs : shewing the true situation of His Majesty's army, and also those of the rebels Relief shown by hachures. Includes "References" to points of military and general interest. Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 932 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 700/1; 700/2
    • Contributor: Williams, Richard - Lodge, John - Dury, Andrew
    • Date: 1776
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    [Plan of the Neck and environs. Scale ca. 1:12,000. Title in brackets on verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications at the Boston Neck and ranges to different points from a battery on Foster's Hill on Dorchester Neck and from fortifications outside the Neck which do not agree. Annotated in pencil: No. 60. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 916 ...
    • Date: 1775
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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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    Plan of the town with the attack on Bunkers-Hill in the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th. of June 1775. Scale ca. 1:19,000. Relief shown by hachures. Battle of Bunker Hill shown pictorially. From James Murray's Impartial history of the present war in America. v. 1. p. 431. Includes historical note on fires and indexes to wards and points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 936 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; ...
    • Contributor: Robson, T.
    • Date: 1778
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    Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts Also covers central Boston. Includes text and ancillary map of "Rapid Transit System." 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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    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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    Plan of the action which happen'd 17th. June 1775, at Charles Town, N. America. Scale ca. 1:8,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 908 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Inscribed on verso: Plan of the action, Charles Town, 17th June 1775. Eng. Page. Vault AACR2: 100; 650
    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Date: 1775
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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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    The town of Boston in New England Scale ca. 1:5,600. Facsimile. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. "Sold by Capt. John Bonner and Willm. Price against ye Town House where may be had all sorts of prints, mapps, &etc." "Engraved from a copy in the possession of Wm Taylor Esq. and published by George G. Smith, engraver, 1867." "I have examined this plan and find ...
    • Contributor: Bonner, John - Dewing, Francis - Fuller, Stephen P. - Price, William - Smith, George Girdler - Goldthwaite's Geographical Exchange
    • Date: 1890
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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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    Fort on Fort Hill in Boston. Scale 1:1,584; 132 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. 4. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 925 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1776
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    [Plan of the "Neck" and fortifications] Delivd. to H.E. Gl. Gage, June 30th. 1775.--J.M. Scale ca. 1:5,650. Title from P. L. Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 148. Alternate title from Peter Force's catalog of manuscript maps: Works for defense of Boston. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1775
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    Plan of sections 1, 2 & 3, East Boston. Cadastral map showing lots and lot numbers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Torn, stained, creased, annotated in ink and pencil, mounted on cloth backing. Acquisitions control no.: 2007-156
    • Contributor: Pendleton's Lithography
    • Date: 1836