Maps 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 the years 1775 and 1776.

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Title
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 the years 1775 and 1776.
Contributor Names
Pelham, Henry, 1749-1806.
Jukes, Francis, 1745-1812.
Created / Published
London, 1777.
Subject Headings
-  Fortification--Massachusetts--Boston--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Boston (Mass.)--History--Siege, 1775-1776--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Boston (Mass.)--Buildings, structures, etc.--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Massachusetts--Boston
Notes
-  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 to points of interest in margin.
-  Oriented with north toward the upper right.
-  LC copy has north and south sections, mounted on cloth backing.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 935
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
Medium
map 98 x 70 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3764.B6S3 1777 .P4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3764b.ar093500
Library of Congress Control Number
gm71000619
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/gm71000619
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=gm71000619&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Pelham, Henry, and Francis Jukes. 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 the years 1775 and 1776. London, 1777. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000619/. (Accessed December 09, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Pelham, H. & Jukes, F. (1777) 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 the years 1775 and 1776. London. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000619/.

MLA citation style:

Pelham, Henry, and Francis Jukes. 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 the years 1775 and 1776. London, 1777. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000619/>.