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    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?
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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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    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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    Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

    "*GPO: 1999--454-767/00146." 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: 1999
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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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    [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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    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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    Colton's map of Boston and adjacent cities.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1856
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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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    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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    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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    A plan of Boston in New England with its environs, including Milton, Dorchester, Roxbury, Brooklin, Cambridge, Medford, Charlestown, parts of Malden and Chelsea with the military works constructed in those places in ...

    Scale ca. 1:14,000. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Includes facsimile of pass issued by James Urquhart, town major, to allow free passage of Henry Pelham "to take a plan of the towns of Boston & Charlestown and the rebel works round these places;" dedication "To the Right Honourable Lord George Germain ... " with autographed signature of Henry Pelham; and, index ...

    • Contributor: Pelham, Henry - Jukes, Francis
    • Date: 1777
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    Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Massachusetts

    "*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 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
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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 Boston, and its environs, shewing the true situation of His Majesty's army, and also those of the rebels. Drawn by an engineer at Boston, Octr. 1775. The principal part ...

    Scale ca. 1:15,000. 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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    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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    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
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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 : Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

    Also covers central Boston. Panel title: Boston, official map and guide. Alternate panel title: Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts. "*GPO: 1991--281-954/20176. Reprint 1991." 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: 1991
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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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    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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    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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    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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    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