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    A plan of the town of Boston and its environs, with the lines, batteries, and incampments of the British and American armies. Scale ca. 1:24,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps and Charts, 1750-1789, 930 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "References." Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; 650/3; 651/4
    • Contributor: [Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Date: 1776
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    Sketch of the action on the heights of Charlestown June 17th, 1775 between His Majesty's troops under the command of Major Genl. Howe, and a large body of American rebels. Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Watermark: C. Wilmott. 1819. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "Presented to the Chicago Historical Society by Mrs. William Barry, Sept. 1879." Includes "References" to points of military interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Chapman, Isaac A. - De Berniere, Henry
    • Date: 1819
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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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    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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    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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    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
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    Naval Hospital grounds, Chelsea, Mass. Hospital relocated to Boston from Chelsea in 1940 and is currently known as U.S. Public Health Service Hospital at Boston. Relief shown by contours. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing paper. Rubber-stamped: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, Apr. 17, 1895, Library and Archives. Accompanied by sheet (22 x 18 cm.) that describes this map and related maps from City Engineer's Office in Chelsea, Mass. and ...
    • Contributor: Vinal, W. I. (Washington Irving) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Chelsea (Mass.). City Engineer - Vinal, W. I.
    • Date: 1894
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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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    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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    Boston and environs. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. Oriented with north to the right. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 280.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Geo. H. Walker & Co.
    • Date: 1905
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    The town of Boston in New England Pictorial map showing buildings. Facsimile. "Engraved from a copy in the possession of Wm. Taylor Esq. and published by George G. Smith, engraver ... Boston, 1835." Redrawn from a copy of State II (1725). "I have examined this plan ... Stephen P. Fuller, surveyor, Boston, July 2d 1835." Original version: [Boston] : Sold by Capt. John Bonner and Willm. Price, [1725]. Oriented with north ...
    • Contributor: Bonner, John - Dewing, Francis - Price, William - Smith, George Girdler - Fuller, Stephen P.
    • Date: 1725
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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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    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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    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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    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 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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    Fort on Dorc̃ester Point. Scale 1:480; 40 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. One of a series of 5 drawings, in the same hand, of fortifications around Boston after rebuilding by American forces. On verso, in a different hand: W. H. Spooner, No. 3. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 929 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Date: 1776
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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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    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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    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 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
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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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    Map of the city of Boston and vicinity. "Circles show half mile distance from City Hall." Includes inset of Breed's Island. LC copy fold-lined, missing sections at corners and fold lines, annotated in col. ink to show radial distances, and annotated in ink on verso: 1896 map, Boston with circles. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control 88-427
    • Contributor: Sampson, Murdock & Co.
    • Date: 1896
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    Boston 1899. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 279 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Downs, A. E. (Albert E.) - Geo. H. Walker & Co. - Downs, A. E.
    • Date: 1899
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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