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[Map of Boston, its environs and harbor during the American Revolution].

Title
[Map of Boston, its environs and harbor during the American Revolution].
Publication
[Boston, Mass.?] : [Publisher not identified], [1850?]

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CartographicUse in library Map Div. 18-5019Schwarzman Building M2 - Map Division Desk Room 117

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Additional Authors
  • Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1729-1824.
  • Emmet Collection. 8079
Description
1 map; 9 x 12 cm, on sheet 12 x 14 cm
Subjects
Genre/Form
Maps.
Note
  • Shows drainage, forts, roads, towns, and some selected location of historic sites.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Oriented with north to the upper right.
  • Map mounted on paper 39 x 28 cm; with a 19th Century reproduction of an 18th-century view by J.F.W. Des Barres: [Boston, seen between Castle Williams and Governor's Island], which appeared in J.F.W. Des Barres' Atlantic Neptune.
Call Number
Map Div. 18-5019
OCLC
1059513326
Title
[Map of Boston, its environs and harbor during the American Revolution].
Publisher
[Boston, Mass.?] : [Publisher not identified], [1850?]
Cartographic Data
Scale not given (W 71°11ʹ--W 70°48ʹ/N 42°24ʹ--N 42°13ʹ).
Type of Content
cartographic image
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
sheet
Local Note
NYPL copy includes manuscript notation in Graphite: "Castle Williams -- Boston -- Governor's Island;" stamped in upper right corner and on verso: "Emmet Coll. Ms. Div. NYPL ."
Place of Publication
United States Massachusetts Boston.
Added Author
Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1729-1824. Atlantic Neptune.
Emmet Collection. 8079
Research Call Number
Map Div. 18-5019
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