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A plan of the town of Boston: with the intrenchments, &c. of His Majestys Forces in 1775

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Title
A plan of the town of Boston: with the intrenchments, &c. of His Majestys Forces in 1775
Names
Page, Thomas Hyde, Sir, 1746-1821 (Creator)
Faden, William, 1749-1836 (Associated name)
Frothingham, Richard, 1812-1880 (Associated name)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Massachusetts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1849 (Inferred)
Place: Boston
Publisher: C.C. Little & J. Brown
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-322 c.2
Topics
Boston (Mass.) -- History -- Siege, 1775-1776
Boston (Mass.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Boston (Mass.)
Massachusetts -- Boston
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: From the observations of Lieut. Page of His Majesty's Corps of Engineers, and from the plans of other gentlemen.
Content: Relief indicated by hachures.
Content: Facsmile of ed. "Engraved & printed for Wm. Faden, Charing-Cross [London], as the Act directs, 1st Octor. 1777."
Content: "Engraved for Frothingham's Siege of Boston, 1849."
Content: Includes index.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 44 x 30 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 22416110
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20510747
Other local Identifier: US097.1.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): de88d310-7c50-0134-1349-00505686a51c
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

  • 1746: Creator Born
  • 1821: Creator Died
  • 1849: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A plan of the town of Boston" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1849. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e9865470-7c50-0134-2f82-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A plan of the town of Boston" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e9865470-7c50-0134-2f82-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1849). A plan of the town of Boston Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e9865470-7c50-0134-2f82-00505686a51c

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A plan of the town of Boston