Map of the Back Bay Fens showing the public ways bordering and crossing them and the neighboring newly laid out parts of Commonwealth Avenue, Beacon Street, and Audubon Road, by which will be made available a circuit drive of the district, tree-lined throughout and passing above railroads


Map of the Back Bay Fens showing the public ways bordering and crossing them and the neighboring newly laid out parts of Commonwealth Avenue, Beacon Street, and Audubon Road, by which will be made available a circuit drive of the district, tree-lined throughout and passing above railroads

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Title:
Map of the Back Bay Fens showing the public ways bordering and crossing them and the neighboring newly laid out parts of Commonwealth Avenue, Beacon Street, and Audubon Road, by which will be made available a circuit drive of the district, tree-lined throughout and passing above railroads
Contributor:
Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903
Creator:
Boston (Mass.). Department of Parks. Board of Commissioners
Name on Item:
Frederick Law Olmsted, landscape architect advisory. Dec. 30th, 1887
Date:
[1900–1999]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Parks--Massachusetts--Boston
Fenway (Boston, Mass.)--Maps
Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonFens
Publisher:
[Massachusetts] : [publisher not identified]
Notes:
Reproduction of a map originally in the 13th annual report of the city of Boston. City documents. 1888, vol. 1, no. 14.
Inset: Diagram showing the manner in which public ways adapted to pleasure travel are proposed and in large part have been provided for, connecting the several pleasure grounds of the Common, the Public Garden, the Back Bay Fens, Chestnut Hill, Jamaica Pond, the Arboretum, Franklin Park and Marine Park.
Extent:
1 map ; 56 x 85 cm
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:3,250
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_014664
Call #:
G3764.B6:2F4 1888 .B67 1900
Barcode:
39999065704361
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