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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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    Twentieth century Boston. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 280 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 651/1
    • Contributor: Poole, A. F. - F. D. Nichols Company - A.W. Elson & Co.
    • Date: 1905
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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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Plan of the town of Dorchester Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Copy imperfect: Stained, missing small pieces, backed by cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2007-103
    • Contributor: Davis, Thomas W. - Meisel, A. (Augustus)
    • Date: 1870
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    Plan of the harbour of Boston : from surveys made under the direction of commissioners appointed by a resolve of the legislature, passed March 5th 1835 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Covers port facilities of the inner harbor. "January 28th 1837." Depths shown by contours. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Map folds inside back cover of accompanying report. Accompanied by: Report of the Commissioners for the Survey of Boston Harbor : Senate--no. 47. 26 p. ; 25 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Perham, Benjamin Franklin - Massachusetts. Commissioners for the Survey of Boston Harbor
    • Date: 1837
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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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    A plan of the town and harbour of Boston and the country adjacent with the road from Boston to Concord, shewing the place of the late engagement between the King's troops & ... Scale ca. 1:120,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Includes index to points of military interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 900 Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: De Costa, J. - Hall, Charles
    • 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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    [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