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Title
A plan of Boston: from actual survey
Names
Carleton, Osgood, 1742-1816 (Creator)
Hill, Samuel, approximately 1766-1804 (Engraver)
West, John, 1770-1827 (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Massachusetts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1796
Place: No. 75, Cornhill, Boston
Publisher: John West
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5251
Topics
Boston (Mass.)
Massachusetts -- Boston
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by Osgood Carleton ; S. Hill, sc.
Content: Shows drainage, streets, wharfs, locations of selected buildings.
Content: Includes 8 references to points of interest.
Citation/reference: From: Boston directory (1789), 1796.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 36 x 21 cm, on sheet 39 x 24 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 55506753
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645078
Other local Identifier: US097.3.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bcc540e0-791a-0134-7a77-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1742: Creator Born
  • 1796: Issued
  • 1816: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A plan of Boston" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1796. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c8cae1d0-791a-0134-3770-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A plan of Boston" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 14, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c8cae1d0-791a-0134-3770-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1796). A plan of Boston Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c8cae1d0-791a-0134-3770-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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A plan of Boston