Reproduction of Burgiss' map of Boston, 1728 : printed for the Bostonian Society, 1885


Reproduction of Burgiss' map of Boston, 1728

Item Information

Title:
Reproduction of Burgiss' map of Boston, 1728 : printed for the Bostonian Society, 1885
Title (alt.):
To His Excellency William Burnet, Esqr., this Plan of Boston in New England is humbly dedicated
Cartographer:
Burgis, William, active 1722-1736
Engraver:
Johnston, Thomas, 1708-1767
Publisher:
Bostonian Society
Name on Item:
engraven by Thos. Iohnson
Date:
1885
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--Facsimiles
Boston (Mass.)--Administrative and political divisions--Maps--Early works to 1800--Facsimiles
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Publisher:
[Boston, Mass.] : Bostonian Society
Notes:
Facsimile.
Relief shown pictorially.
In lower left margin: Originally engraved in 1728. Reproduced in 1869.
Oriented with north toward the lower right.
Shows the division of the city into wards or companies.
Original version: To His Excellency William Burnet, Esqr., this Plan of Boston in New England is humbly dedicated, [Boston : Sold at the Crown Coffee House, 1728].
Extent:
1 map ; 26 x 36 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:12,000]
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_013973
Call #:
G3764.B6 1728 .B8 1885
Barcode:
39999058999879
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