Map of the city of Boston and its environs

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Title
Map of the city of Boston and its environs
Names
Lake, D. J. (Draftsman)
Bourquin, F. (Frederick), 1808- (Printer)
Walling & Gray (Manufacturer)
Baker & Tilden (Publisher)
Worley & Bracher (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Massachusetts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1867
Place: Boston
Publisher: Baker & Tilden
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5284
Topics
Real property -- Massachusetts -- Boston Metropolitan Area
Landowners -- Massachusetts -- Boston Metropolitan Area
Real property
Boston Metropolitan Area (Mass.)
Boston (Mass.)
Boston (Mass.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Massachusetts -- Boston Metropolitan Area
Genres
Maps
Cadastral maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: From actual surveys and drawn by D.J. Lake, c.e. ; engd. by Worley & Bracher, Philada.
Content: Shows township boundaries, wards, roads, railroads, locations of selected buildings, property owner's names, and radial distances from State House.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Prime meridian: Boston.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1866 by Baker & Tilden in the Clerks Office of the U.S. Dist. Court for the District of Massachusetts."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 157 x 156 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy is divided into 6 sheets, 54 x 80 cm, or smaller
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 56517306
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645111
Other local Identifier: US099.2.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 11aa83a0-8f3f-0134-d042-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1867: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the city of Boston and its environs" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1867. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2c31df70-8f3f-0134-1172-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the city of Boston and its environs" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 24, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2c31df70-8f3f-0134-1172-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1867). Map of the city of Boston and its environs Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2c31df70-8f3f-0134-1172-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the city of Boston and its environs