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Hafen von Boston

Hafen von Boston

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Title:
Hafen von Boston
Description:
This map of Boston Harbor and vicinity is one of an unrecorded pair of German engravings, originally printed in a book, pertaining to Boston. Together they present a detailed picture of the setting of the Boston Massacre and the town of Boston in the final decades of the eighteenth century. This regional map provides a detailed chart of the harbor.
Name on Item:
Gerstmayr sc. Meming
Date:
1780
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Private Collection
Collection (local):
Mapping Boston Collection
Subjects:
Boston Harbor (Mass.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Boston (Mass.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
MassachusettsBoston Harbor
Extent:
1 map ; 25 x 18 cm.
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Publisher:
Germany : [s.n.]
Notes:
Relief shown by hachures.
Mounted with Boston.
Scale:
Scale not given
Language:
German
Identifier:
05_04_000068
Barcode:
39999052509476