Map of Boston and its vicinity
Scale ca. 1:63,360. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows dwellings, occupants, and distances along roads from the State House in Boston. LC copy imperfect; edges torn, including portion of publication information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
Hales, John Groves - Gillingham, Edwin
Map of Lynn and Saugus : settled in 1629
General map showing buildings and names of landowners. Also covers Swampscott and Nahant. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Brittle, stained, darkened, mounted on cloth backing.
Lewis, Alonzo - Pendleton's Lithography - Eddy, James
Relief shown pictorially. Very similar stylistically, in portrayal of relief, and in lettering to manuscript map of Maine of same time that was done by A.T. Perkins. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Imperfect: Brittle, soiled. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Perkins, A. T.
Plan of a survey for the proposed Boston and Providence Rail-Way.
Topographic strip map showing proposed lines of survey. This is the earliest railroad map represented in the Library's map collections. It is listed as one of the "Rail Roads Never Before Delineated" by Henry S. Tanner in his Memoir on the Recent Surveys ... (Philadelphia, 1829). It was incorporated in June 1831 and was first intended forhorse-drawn power. [From published bibliography]