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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
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    [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
  • Map
    Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts
    Warships, dry docks, ropewalk, and more
    "*GPO: 2008--339-126/80133. Reprint 2008." 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: 2008
  • Collection
    Rochambeau Map Collection The collection consists of 40 manuscript and 26 printed maps, and a manuscript atlas, the originals of which are in the Library of Congress' Geography and Map Division. The Rochambeau Map Collection contains cartographic items used by Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau (1725-1807), when he was commander in chief of the French expeditionary army (1780-82) during the American Revolution. The maps ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program - Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division
    • Date: 200?

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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
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Boston Freedom Trail : Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts
    Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts | Exploring historic Boston
    Covers central Boston. "*GPO: 2005--310-394/00345. Reprint 2005." 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: 2005
  • Map
    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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    Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts
    Visiting the Navy Yard
    "*GPO: 2003--496-196/40567. Reprint 2003." 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: 2003
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    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??
  • Map
    Plan de la ville et du port de Boston; capitale de la Nouvelle Angleterre. Scale ca. 1:11,300. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Attributed to Bellin in Boston Engineering Department's List of maps of Boston published between 1600 and 1903. Includes text, ward index, and index to points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 885 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - Lattré, Jean
    • Date: 1764
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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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    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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    Massachusetts and Rhode Island
    Massachusetts & R. Island
    Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1833 by H.S. Tanner in the Clerk's Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes statistical table and indexed inset of Boston. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy signed on cover: Millard Fillmore. Stamped on verso: sold by Swift & Wilson at ...
    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck - J. & W.W. Warr (Firm)
    • Date: 1833
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    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: Bouvé, Elisha W. - Fitchburg Railroad
    • Date: 184?
  • Map
    Exact plan of General Gage's lines on Boston Neck in America. Scale ca. 1:3,500. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. "Engrav'd for the Pennsylv[ani]a magazine." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 895 Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Aitken, Robert - Gage, Thomas
    • Date: 1775
  • Map
    [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
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    [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
  • Map
    A new plan of ye great town of Boston in New England in America with the many additionall buildings & new streets, to the year, 1769. Scale ca. 1:5,700. Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC copy annotated in ink. On bottom of the sheet, covered with a heavy outer neat line: Engraved and printed by Fra. Dewing, Boston NE. 1722. Sold by Capt. John Bonner ... Includes text, ward index, and index to points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 888 Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: Price, William
    • Date: 1769
  • Map
    A plan of the town of Boston with the intrenchments &ca. of His Majesty's forces in 1775, from the observations of Lieut. Page of His Majesty's Corps of Engineers, and from those ... Scale ca. 1:9,600. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. "N.B. Since the evacuation of Boston ... " LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 933 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated: Engraved & printed for Wm. Faden, Charing Cross. Includes "References to the fortifications &ca." and "References to the town." Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; ...
    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Date: 1777