Plan of burnt district (by fire of Nov. 9th and 10th, 1872): showing street improvements as adopted by Board of Street Commissioners and City Council

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Title
Plan of burnt district (by fire of Nov. 9th and 10th, 1872): showing street improvements as adopted by Board of Street Commissioners and City Council
Names
Davis, Thomas W. (Surveyor) (Creator)
Longfellow, H. W. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Massachusetts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1873
Place: Boston, Mass.?
Publisher: publisher not identified
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5304
Topics
City planning -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Streets -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Planning
Great Fire, Boston, Mass., 1872
Fires -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Real property -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Landowners -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Boston (Mass.)
Genres
Maps
Cadastral maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Thos. W. Davis, city surveyor.
Content: Shows lots, lot ownership, and square footage of lots affected by the fire of 1872.
Content: Oriented with north toward the upper right.
Content: Covers area Washington St. to Broad St., Summer St. to State St. and Oliver St.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 138 x 97 cm, on sheet 144 x 102 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 556669379
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645131
Other local Identifier: US100.2.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b92c84b0-88ea-0134-9902-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1873: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan of burnt district (by fire of Nov. 9th and 10th, 1872)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1873. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8047f790-f076-0134-1762-4147582cd8f2

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan of burnt district (by fire of Nov. 9th and 10th, 1872)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 17, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8047f790-f076-0134-1762-4147582cd8f2

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1873). Plan of burnt district (by fire of Nov. 9th and 10th, 1872) Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8047f790-f076-0134-1762-4147582cd8f2

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Plan of burnt district (by fire of Nov. 9th and 10th, 1872)