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    The Seat of war in New England, by an American volunteer, with the marches of the several corps sent by the Colonies towards Boston, with the attack on Bunkers-Hill. Scale ca. 1:450,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Boston. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "Plan of Boston Harbour, from an actual survey" and "Plan of the town of Boston with the attack on Bunkers-Hill in the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th of June, 1775." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 813 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault ...
    • Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1775
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    Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts Also covers central Boston. "*GPO: 1988--201-941/80012. Reprint 1985." 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: 1985
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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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    Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts
    Warships, dry docks, ropewalk, and more
    "*GPO: 2008--339-126/80133. Reprint 2008." 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: 2008
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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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    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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    Indexed map of Boston. Accompanied by: Latest map and index of Boston city, Massachusetts. 12 p. ; 19 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Transferred from William LePre Houston Family Papers in LC Manuscript Disision. Imperfect: Brittle, darkened, stained, creased, torn in places, small pieces of map missing. "44D." Acquisitions Control no. 2007-071
    • Contributor: Walker Lith. & Pu Co. - Houston, William Lepre
    • Date: 19??
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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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    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. 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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    [Plan of the "Neck" and fortifications] Delivd. to H.E. Gl. Gage, June 30th. 1775.--J.M. Scale ca. 1:5,650. Title from P. L. Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 148. Alternate title from Peter Force's catalog of manuscript maps: Works for defense of Boston. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1775
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    Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Massachusetts
    Frederick Law Olmsted
    "*GPO: 2000--460-976/00259. Reprint 2000." 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: 2000
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    Carte du port et havre de Boston avec les côtes adjacentes, dans laquel on a tracée les camps et les retranchemens occupé, tant par les Anglois que par les Américains. Scale ca. 1:22,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Cette carte à été copié sur un plan original apporté à la cour d'Angleterre ... " Shows location of British and American forces. Indexed for points of interest. Soundings shown in fathoms. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 923 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Beaurain - Croisey, P.
    • Date: 1776
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    Fort on Charlestown Point. Scale 1:3,168; 264 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. 1. One of a series of 5 drawings, in the same hand, of fortifications around Boston after rebuilding by American forces. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 926 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Date: 1776
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    Boston Freedom Trail : Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts
    Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts | Exploring historic Boston
    Covers central Boston. "*GPO: 2005--310-394/00345. Reprint 2005." 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: 2005
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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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    Sketch of the action between the British forces and American provincials, on the heights of the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th June 1775. Scale ca. 1:13,800. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Shows troop movements. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 901 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "Explanation," an index to troops and points of military interest. Vault AACR2: 650
    • Contributor: Humfrey, John
    • Date: 1775
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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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    Atlas of the city of Boston, Brighton : from actual surveys and official plans Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index. In manuscript on piece of paper pasted inside of front cover: "C.E. Cushing, 68 Devonshire St., Boston." Acquisitions control no. 2007-087
    • Contributor: Bromley, George Washington - Bromley, Walter Scott - G.W. Bromley & Co.
    • Date: 1925

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    Atlas of the city of Boston, West Roxbury : from actual surveys and official plans Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index. LC copy imperfect: Liquid staining along lower portion of atlas. Vendor: John Carbonell Acquisitions control no. 2008-208
    • Contributor: Bromley, George Washington - Bromley, Walter Scott - G.W. Bromley & Co.
    • Date: 1924

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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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    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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    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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    Map of the city of Boston and vicinity. "Circles show half mile distance from City Hall." Includes inset of Breed's Island. LC copy fold-lined, missing sections at corners and fold lines, annotated in col. ink to show radial distances, and annotated in ink on verso: 1896 map, Boston with circles. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control 88-427
    • Contributor: Sampson, Murdock & Co.
    • Date: 1896