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Title
Boston with its environs in 1775 & 1776
Additional title: Boston with its environs in 1775 and 1776
Names
Frothingham, Richard, 1812-1880 (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Massachusetts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1851 (Inferred)
Place: Boston
Publisher: C.C. Little & J. Brown
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-321
Topics
Siege of Boston (Massachusetts : 1775-1776)
Boston (Mass.) -- History -- Siege, 1775-1776
Boston (Mass.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Boston Metropolitan Area (Mass.) -- History -- Siege, 1775-1776
Boston Metropolitan Area (Mass.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Massachusetts -- Boston
Massachusetts -- Cambridge
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Shows positions of troops, forts, redoubts and batteries.
Content: Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by shading.
Content: Scale based on comparison with map of known scale. This map includes subdivided bar for "Scale of miles," but has no numbers designating numbers of miles represented.
Content: "Engraved for Frothinghams History."
Citation/reference: From: History of the siege of Boston, and of the battles of Lexington, Concord, and Bunker Hill / Richard Frothingham. 2nd edition, 1851.
Content: Includes "references" to points of interest.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 16 x 23 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 899295785
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20510225
Other local Identifier: US097.1.08
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9a927140-7d09-0134-f6ba-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

  • 1812: Creator Born
  • 1851: Issued
  • 1880: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Boston with its environs in 1775 & 1776" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1851. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ac4f8340-7d09-0134-d1bc-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Boston with its environs in 1775 & 1776" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ac4f8340-7d09-0134-d1bc-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1851). Boston with its environs in 1775 & 1776 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ac4f8340-7d09-0134-d1bc-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Boston with its environs in 1775 & 1776