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Title
Boston and surroundings
Names
Geo. H. Walker & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Massachusetts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896 (Inferred)
Place: 160 Tremont St., Boston
Publisher: Geo. H. Walker & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5354
Topics
Steamboat lines -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Ferries -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Boston Metropolitan Area (Mass.)
Boston (Mass.)
Boston Harbor (Mass.)
Boston (Mass.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Relief shown by spot heights.
Content: Shows township boundaries, Boston city wards, roads, railroads, steamboat and ferry lines and notable physical features.
Version identification: Differs from other 1896 edition. This variant identifies Dorchester & Quincy Bay; it also shows various sections of Stony Brook Reservation.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 104 x 71 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 960944401
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645181
Other local Identifier: US102.2.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c2af3780-8736-0134-5567-00505686a51c
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

  • 1896: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Boston and surroundings" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d0d97fd0-8736-0134-5fa9-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Boston and surroundings" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d0d97fd0-8736-0134-5fa9-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1896). Boston and surroundings Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d0d97fd0-8736-0134-5fa9-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Boston and surroundings