Plan de la ville de Boston


Plan de la ville de Boston

Item Information

Title:
Plan de la ville de Boston
Description:
Published for a French audience, this small, page-sized map depicts Boston and Charlestown. The legend identifies fortifications, churches, and other public buildings. Although unsigned, this plan is similar to others prepared by Bellin, hydrographer to the French King.
Creator:
Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772
Date:
[1764]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Boston (Mass.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Publisher:
Paris : Bellin
Notes:
Relief shown pictorially.
Includes index to points of interest.
Appears in Bellin's Petite atlas maritime. Paris, 1764.
In upper margin: "Tome I. No. 31."
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 30 x 23 cm.
Scale:
Scale : 1:130,000
Language:
French
Identifier:
06_01_008255
Barcode:
39999059020723
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.