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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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    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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    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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    A sketch of the action between the British forces and the American provincials, on the heights of the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th of June 1775. Scale ca. 1:13,800. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed for points of military interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 902 Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas - Faden, William
    • Date: 1775
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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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    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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    View of Boston, July 4th 1870. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 273 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 651/1
    • Contributor: Fuchs, F. - Weik, John - New England Lith. Co.
    • Date: 1870
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    Map of Boston for 1883. Scale 1:19,800; 100 rods to an in. "Published expressly for the Boston Directory." "Forbes Co., Boston." "The circles show half mile distances from city hall." LC copy imperfect: torn along folds. Hand colored. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1882 ... " Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Sampson, Davenport & Co.
    • Date: 1883
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    Boston's Freedom Trail : Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts
    Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts | Boston, official map and guide | Freedom Trail :
    Covers central Boston. "*GPO: 1998--432-903/60226. Reprint 1998." 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: 1998
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    [Rough draft of Charlestown, in water colour. Scale ca. 1:4,500. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans, 1862. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows position of British and "Rebel" troops during the Battle of Bunker Hill. North is oriented to the bottom. Called a rough draft of the same cartographer's ...
    • Date: 1775
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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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
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    A correct view of the late battle at Charlestown : June 17th, 1775
    Correct view of the late battle at Charlestown
    Shows troops in action, British ships, and the village of Charleston. Bird's-eye-view. Exhibited in G&M exhibit, May 1975. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Aitken, Robert
    • Date: 1775
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    A Plan oe [i.e. of] the British lines on Boston Neck in August 1775. Scale ca. 1:3,300. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north to the bottom. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 915 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/2
    • Date: 1775
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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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    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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    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
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    A Temporary project for a star redout [sic] to contain 150 men. Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. "No. 53." On verso, partly illegible and in a different hand: Boston ... part of the ... project for the war ... Drawing of a fortification on the road to Roxbury near Boston Neck, with list of proposed guns. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, ...
    • Date: 1778
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    Boston Freedom Trail : Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts
    Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts | Exploring historic Boston
    Covers central Boston. "*GPO: 2008--339-126/00812. Reprint 2008." 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: 2008
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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