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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
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    Map of the city of Cambridge, Mass. Scale not given. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of congress in the year 1849 by John Ford in the clerks office of the District Court of Massachusetts." LC copy imperfect: Deteriorating along folds. Includes lists of churches and schools. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Mason, William - Hayward, James - Pelton, Oliver
    • Date: 1857
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    Provincetown, Mass. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Cover title: Walker's bird's-eye view of Provincetown. Map of vicinity of Walker Lith. & Pub. Co. on cover. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 320 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Walker Lith. & Pu Co.
    • Date: 1910
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    Townsend Center, Mass.
    Townsend Center, Massachusetts
    Bird's-eye view. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest. Imperfect: Stained, darkened, brittle, torn in places. PM3 Acquisitions control no.: 2006-063
    • Contributor: Norris, George E. - Burleigh Litho
    • Date: 1889
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    City of Fall River. LC copy imperfect: Torn along fold line and stained throughout. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Sampson, Davenport & Co.
    • Date: 1874
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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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    Aero-view of Amesbury, Massachusetts 1914. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 265 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for merchants and industry. Vault AACR2: 110; 651/1
    • Contributor: Hughes & Bailey
    • Date: 1914
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    Map of Massachusetts proper compiled from actual surveys made by order of the General Court. Scale 1:253,440; miles 4 to an in. Shows the distance of each town from Boston and the shire town. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Carleton, Osgood
    • Date: 1801
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    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
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    Leominster, Mass. 1886. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 305 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Burleigh, L. R. (Lucien R.) - Burleigh Litho - Burleigh, L. R.
    • Date: 1886
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    Rail road & township map of Massachusetts, published at the Boston Map Store, 1879. County and township map showing drainage, cities and towns, distances between post stations, post routes, and the railroad network with named lines.
    • Contributor: A. Williams & Co.
    • Date: 1879
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    Woods Hole, Massachusetts Scale 1:10,000. Alternate title: Woods Hole. Facsim. of nautical chart originally "Published December 1895 ..." Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "American Revolution Bicentennial, 1776-1976." "Plate no. 2332." "BiC-46." Includes sailing information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - National Ocean Survey
    • Date: 1976
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    [Chart of Nantucket Island and the eastern half of Martha's Vineyard. Scale ca. 1:51,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Includes navigational notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 976 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1776
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    A Plan of the Battle of Bunker Hill Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes text, Printed line of music and verses of drinking songs on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Described in LC Information bull. v. 42 no. 17, 25 Apr. 1983 Vault Acquisitions control no. 7-82
    • Contributor: Clinton, Henry
    • Date: 1775
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    Water-resources investigations in Massachusetts, 1977 Panel title. Includes text and tables. Includes bibliographies. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - Massachusetts. Water Resources Commission
    • Date: 1977
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    Preliminary plan, Schoolhouse Lake, Washington Mountain Brook watershed, Berkshire County, Massachusetts "July 1977." Relief shown by contours. At head of title: Figure 4. Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Soil Conservation Service
    • Date: 1977
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    Bird's eye view of Clinton, Mass. : 1876 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. PM3 Vault
    • Contributor: O.H. Bailey & Co. - C.H. Vogt (Firm) - J. Knauber & Co.
    • Date: 1876
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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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    Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts Also covers central Boston. Includes text and ancillary map of "Rapid Transit System." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1980
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    Salem Maritime National Historic Site, Massachusetts Bird's-eye view. "*GPO: 1991--281-954/20096." Panel title. Title at upper left: Salem Maritime. Includes text, descriptive index, and ill. (some col.). Map "Salem's trade empire," historic view (with descriptive index) of Salem's harbor, 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: 1991
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    Status of soil surveys, Massachusetts : December 1988 Also shows minor civil divisions. In right upper margin: Soil survey program. Includes notes and survey index. "1000301-04." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Soil Conservation Service - National Cartographic Center (U.S.)
    • Date: 1988
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    Map of Worcester County, Massachusetts.
    Dockham's pocket maps, Worcester Co., Mass.
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows minor civil subdivisions. Includes advertisement. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: Stained, darkened, brittle, tears along folds. Acquisitions control no.: 2005-166
    • Contributor: Dockham, C. Augustine - J. Mayer & Co.
    • Date: 1866
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    Status of the Massachusetts river basin planning program as of January 1, 1980 Base map title: Massachusetts. "Base map constructed by the Cartographic Division, Soil Conservation Service, USDA, from USGS maps, 1:250,000 Series." "Town lines and names from Massachusetts Department of Community Affairs map, October 1970." In upper margin: Massachusetts river basin planning program. In lower margin: Figure 3. "1,P-12,697." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Soil Conservation Service
    • Date: 1980
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    Map of the city of Lowell : surveyed in 1841 by order of the municipal authorities "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1842 by I.A. Beard in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of Massachusetts." Includes note and index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Beard, Ithamar A. - Hoar, J. - Boynton, George W.
    • Date: 1841
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    Map of the Town of Clinton, Worcester Co., Mass. Facsimile. Cadastral map showing householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. Includes inset of entire Town, copyright statement, and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Original version: Philadelphia : Richard Clark, 1857. Lith. by W.H. Rease. Printed by Wagner & McGuigan.
    • Contributor: Thissell, J. - Clark, Richard - Rease, W. H.
    • Date: 1981