Dedication of the Army and Navy Monument, Sept. 17, 1877
- Dedication of the Army and Navy Monument, Sept. 17, 1877
- Title (alt.):
City of Boston dedication of the Army and Navy Monument, Sept. 17, 1877
This modern reconstruction presents a comprehensive depiction of documented routes, stations, and destinations on the Underground Railroad. It is apparent that there were many journeys generally in a south to north direction, both by land and sea. Although the routes traversed all the states north of the Ohio River and the Mason-Dixon Line, there was a heavy concentration in the Mid-Atlantic and New England states. By closely examining both of these maps, it is evident that there were a number of “stations“ in the Boston area, including such recorded stations as the William Jackson House in Newton, the William Lloyd Garrison House in Roxbury, the William Ingersoll Bowditch House in Brookline, and the Lewis and Harriet Hayden House on Boston's Beacon Hill.
- McMurtrie, Horace.
- Heliotype Printing Co
- Name on Item:
Horace McMurtrie, engineer.
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
- Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Exhibited: "Torn in Two: The 150th Anniversary of the Civil War" organized by the Norman B. Leventhal Map Center at the Boston Public Library, 2011.
Includes formations, references, illustrations and lists of Committee members.
- 1 map : col. ; 37 x 74 cm.
Scale not given.
- Call #:
G3764.B6G52 1877 .M8x
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