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Plan of Boston and its vicinity: prepared from the best authorities for the Boston almanac

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Title
Plan of Boston and its vicinity: prepared from the best authorities for the Boston almanac
Names
Coolidge, George, 1817-1888 (Publisher)
Meisel, A. (Augustus) (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Massachusetts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1868
Place: Boston, Mass.?
Publisher: Geo. Coolidge
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5285
Topics
Nautical charts -- Massachusetts -- Boston Harbor (Mass.)
Boston Region (Mass.)
Boston (Mass.)
Boston (Mass.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Boston Harbor (Mass.)
Massachusetts -- Boston
Massachusetts -- Boston Region
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Shows wards of Boston, roads, railroads, cemeteries, churches, and radial distances from City Hall.
Content: Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Chart of Boston Harbor map depths shown by soundings.
Content: Insets: Plan of East Boston on a reduced scale -- Chart of Boston Harbor from the best authorities, 1856, [scale approximately 1:84,000].
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1867 by Geo. Coolidge in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the District of Mass."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 71 x 56 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 55733550
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645112
Other local Identifier: US099.3.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d72c6290-92fc-0134-f6f0-00505686a51c
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

  • 1817: Creator Born
  • 1868: Issued
  • 1888: 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 and its vicinity" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1868. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e5420150-92fc-0134-3851-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan of Boston and its vicinity" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 15, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e5420150-92fc-0134-3851-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1868). Plan of Boston and its vicinity Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e5420150-92fc-0134-3851-00505686a51c

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Plan of Boston and its vicinity