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Map of the Town of Boston 1676; Drawn by Samuel C. Clough in Accordance with Information Compiled from the Records ...

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Title:
Map of the Town of Boston 1676; Drawn by Samuel C. Clough in Accordance with Information Compiled from the Records ...
Description:
This map by Samuel Chester Clough depicts Boston in 1676. The map conveys information about Boston property owners. This information was compiled from the records of the colony, town, registry of deeds, Suffolk probate, and Supreme Judicial Court, Book of Possessions, Winthrop Journal, Lechford's notebook, and Aspinwall's notes and city surveys. One map cut into six sheets. From the Samuel Chester Clough research materials towards a topographical history of Boston.
Cartographer:
Clough, Samuel Chester, 1873-1949
Date:
[ca. 1920]
Format:
Manuscripts
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Massachusetts Historical Society
Collection (local):
Massachusetts Historical Society Collection
Subjects:
Real property
1676
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Boston (Mass.)
Extent:
Entire map: 154 cm x 261 cm; each sheet approximately: 67 cm x 90 cm
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Language:
English
Identifier:
nuview_1737