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Title
Plan of Boston comprising a part of Charlestown and Cambridge
Names
Smith, George Girdler, 1795-1878 (Publisher)
Fuller, Stephen P. (Draftsman)
Eddy, R. H. (Robert Henry), 1812-1887 (Surveyor)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Massachusetts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1851
Place: Corner of Washington & Franklin Sts., Boston
Publisher: George G. Smith
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5262
Topics
Boston (Mass.)
Boston (Mass.) -- Administrative and political divisions
East Boston (Boston, Mass.)
South Boston (Boston, Mass.)
Massachusetts -- Boston
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Published by George G. Smith, engraver.
Content: Shows city wards by outline color and no., streets, railroads, and notable physical features.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Includes indexes to points of interest, and 2 insets: Plan of South Boston from a drawing by S.P. Fuller. [Scale approximately 1:17,600] -- Plan of East Boston from actual survey by R.H. Eddy. [Scale approximately 1:17,000].
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 55 x 53 cm, on sheet 58 x 57 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 55701283
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645089
Other local Identifier: US098.1.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 473d3e50-9259-0134-04f0-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1795: Creator Born
  • 1851: Issued
  • 1878: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan of Boston comprising a part of Charlestown and Cambridge" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1851. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/52da2940-9259-0134-863d-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan of Boston comprising a part of Charlestown and Cambridge" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 11, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/52da2940-9259-0134-863d-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1851). Plan of Boston comprising a part of Charlestown and Cambridge Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/52da2940-9259-0134-863d-00505686a51c

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Plan of Boston comprising a part of Charlestown and Cambridge