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Title
Map of Boston in the state of Massachusetts: 1814
Names
Hales, John Groves (Surveyor)
Wightman, Thomas (Engraver)
Boston Map Store (Associated name)
A. Williams & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Massachusetts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1879
Place: 283 Washington St., [Boston, Mass.]
Publisher: A. Williams & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-809
Topics
Election districts -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Boston (Mass.)
Boston (Mass.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Surveyed by J.G. Hales, geogr. & surveyor ; engraved by T. Wightman, Jr.
Content: Shows wards, districts, streets, location of selected buildings, and notable physical features.
Content: Includes ancillary map of Boston Neck. [Scale approximately 1:4,110]; and embellished title cartouche.
Content: "Reissued at the Boston Map Store."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; sheet 102 x 80 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 960689054
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21099134
Other local Identifier: US097.4.06
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5d297a60-792e-0134-2c83-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1879: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Boston in the state of Massachusetts" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1879. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/19236a90-028b-0135-b502-4bcde0bcae24

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Boston in the state of Massachusetts" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/19236a90-028b-0135-b502-4bcde0bcae24

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1879). Map of Boston in the state of Massachusetts Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/19236a90-028b-0135-b502-4bcde0bcae24

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Boston in the state of Massachusetts