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  • Map
    Road map of Massachusetts. Scale ca. 1:250,000. "Posted to September 15th, 1922." In lower right corner: W. W. Marrs del. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Massachusetts. Division of Highways
    • Date: 1922
  • Map
    Road map of Massachusetts. F38443 U.S. Copyright Office Scale ca. 1:250,000. In lower right corner: W. W. Marrs Del. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Massachusetts. Division of Highways
    • Date: 1922
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    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]
    • Contributor: Hayward, James - Annin & Smith
    • Date: 1828
  • Map
    Plan and geological section of a rail-road route from Old Ferry Wharf, Chelsea to Beverly. Topographical strip map of part of Massachusetts showing relief by hachures, drainage, property owners names, roads, and the lines of survey. Includes geological cross-section profile. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Browne, D. Jasper - Pendelton's Lithography
    • Date: 1836
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    Map of the Boston & Woonsocket rail road routes compiled from the state map, and the plans of the different surveys returned to the joint standing committee on railroads & canals. Map of eastern Massachusetts showing drainage, place names, and township lines. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Bouvé, Ephraim W.
    • Date: 1847
  • Map
    Map of the Old Colony Rail Road with its branches & connecting roads, prepared under the direction of the Committee of Investigation, Jany. 1850, S. Dwight Eaton, Engr. Map of eastern Massachusetts covering the area from Boston to Wood's Hole and west to Providence, R.I. Shows drainage, place names and counties, and indicates mileage between stations. The Old Colony Railroad is double-tracked from Boston, south to South Braintree. The line was incorporated in 1844.
    • Contributor: Ferguson, W. E. - Old Colony Railroad Company
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Fitchburg Railroad with its branches and connections. Relief shown by hachures. Removed from railroad timetable. From the Nathaniel Prentice Banks papers in LC Manuscript Division. Notes and part of timetable on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 20-83
    • Contributor: Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss
    • Date: 1880
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    Map of the electric railways of the state of Massachusetts accompanying the report of the railroad commissioners, 1899. Outline map showing drainage townships, cities and towns, street railways in red, and steam railways in black. Includes names of lines.
    • Contributor: Geo. H. Walker & Co.
    • Date: 1899
  • Map
    A new plan of Boston Harbour from an actual survey. Scale ca. 1:110,000. "N.B. Charlestown burnt June 17th, 1775 by the regulars." Index for points of interest. Cited in David McNeely Stauffer's American engravers upon copper and steel as appearing in the Pennsylvania magazine, June, 1775. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 948 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Lownes, Cale
    • Date: 1775
  • Map
    Carte particulière du havre de Boston avec les sondes les bancs de Sable, les rochers les Amaies et les autres directions utiles à la navigation. Scale ca. 1:33,000. Prime meridian: Paris. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "No. 336." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 958 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 700/1; 700/2; 700/3; 710/4
    • Contributor: Chabert, Joseph Bernard - Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Sartine, Antoine De - Petit - France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Date: 1780
  • Map
    A new and accurate chart of the harbour of Boston in New England in North America Also shows islands, rocks, channels, shoals, and towns and roads along coast. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. In upper right margin: Political Mag., Nov. 1782. Phillips. Maps of America. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 959 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth backing.
    • Contributor: Lodge, John - Bew, John
    • Date: 1782
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of Boston Harbor and South Shore to Provincetown : showing steamboat routes. Title from cover. Copyright: 1905 by the Federal Engraving and Publishing Co., Boston, Mass. Oriented with north to the left. Index to points of interest on cover. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. PM3 Acquisitions control no.: 2008-096
    • Contributor: Federal Engraving and Publishing Co. - Murphy, John F.
    • Date: 1905
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    Bird's eye view of Boston Harbor along the South Shore to Plymouth, Cape Cod Canal, and Provincetown : in colors : showing all steamboat routes.
    Bird's eye view of Boston Harbor along the South Shore to Provincetown
    Relief shown pictorially. Title from cover. Oriented with north to the left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest. Copy imperfect: Brittle, cover darkened. PM3 Acquisitions control no.: 2008-187
    • Contributor: Federal Engraving and Publishing Co. - Union News Company (Boston, Mass.)
    • Date: 1920
  • Map
    [Boston Harbor, Massachusetts. Scale ca. 1:24,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Soundings shown in fathoms. Watermark: [Fleur-de-lis with] GR [below and] J. Whatman. Includes view of "Boston lt. house ... " On verso: No. 1. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 942 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1770
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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
  • Map
    Boston & harbour. Scale ca. 1:96,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title in pencil. Has watermark. Shows soundings of main channel and shoals. Outer islands are named. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 944 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1775
  • Map
    A chart of the harbour of Boston Scale ca. 1:24,500. Title from accompanying title page. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Soundings shown in feet. LC copy imperfect: Brittle on edges and deterioration along fold. Includes index entitled "References" to Boston. "Nautical remarks and directions" and "Marks for the rocks and shoals in sailing into the harbour" on title page. Accompanied by title page. 1 l. LC Maps of North America, ...
    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1775
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    A Chart of the harbour of Boston, with the soundings, sailing-marks, and other directions. Scale ca. 1:28,000. LC copy annotated with "No. 2" to the left of the title; concentric circles, drawn in ink, centered on compass roses; and, a stamp "Engr. Dept. U. States Topl. Bureau." Annotated on verso: Boston. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. From The North-American pilot for Newfoundland, Labradore, the Gulf and River St. Laurence. 1777. v. 2. LC Maps of ...
    • Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1777
  • Map
    A plan of the bay and harbor of Boston, surveyed agreeably to the orders and instructions of the Right Honorable the Lords Commissioners for Trade and Plantations, to Samuel Holland, Esqr., His ... Scale ca. 1:48,000. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings and color. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 650/1; 650/2; 651/3; 651/4; 650/5; 700/2
    • Contributor: Wheeler, Thomas - Grant, James - Holland, Samuel
    • Date: 1775
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    [A chart of Boston Bay and vicinity. Scale ca. 1:50,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 951 LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along folds and edges. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1776
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    Plan de Boston avec les sondes et les directions pour la navigation. Traduit de l'anglais. Scale ca. 1:28,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Based on A Chart of the harbour of Boston, with the soundings, sailing-marks, and other directions. [1777] From the author's Pilote américain septentrional. 1778-79. v. 1. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 956 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges-Louis
    • Date: 1778
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    [Puerto del Boston. Scale ca. 1:34,000. Title on attached label on verso: The city and harbour of Boston. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. Shows settlements and fortifications. No. "43" in lower left margin. Includes index, sailing directions, and view of entrance to the bay. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 957 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 961 Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: Campo, Josef Del
    • Date: 1780
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    Plan d'une partie de la rade de Boston pour faire connaitre le dispositif de ses deffenses. Scale ca. 1:42,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. "Legende" includes positions of vessels of French fleet, by name and commander. Accompanied by: Partie extraite d'un Memoire général sur Boston. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 938 Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 650/2
    • Date: 1778
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    Buzzards Bay and shoals of Nantucket. Scale ca. 1:100,000. Title on verso: Nantucket Shoals and Buzzards's Bay by Lieutt. Knight, 1778. Soundings shown in fathoms. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Watermark: Large fleur-de-lis in a shield surmounted by a crown over an undecipherable figure, all of which are over the letters GR and J. Whatman. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 984 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Knight, John
    • Date: 1778