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Hafen von Boston

Author: Theil, J.
Publisher: Gerstmayr
Date: 1780
Location: Boston (Mass.), Boston and vicinity, Boston Harbor (Mass.)

Dimensions: 18.0 x 25.0 cm.
Scale: Scale not given
Call Number: MAPPING BOSTON COLLECTION

 
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. Mounted with "Boston." Circa 1780.

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