This harbour of Boston


This harbour of Boston

Item Information

Title:
This harbour of Boston
Title (alt.):
Harbour of Boston
Fac-simile of the earliest known chart of Boston Harbor
Chart of Boston Harbor
Creator:
Wells, Phillip.
Creator:
Goodell, Abner Cheney, 1831-1914
Creator:
Massachusetts Historical Society
Name on Item:
with soundings without & comings in are laid down as taken by Captain John Fayrwether, Captn. Thomas Smith, Captn. Timothy Armitage, Captn. Joseph Eldridge Masters, and Phillip Wells, imployed for the same by His Excellency Sr. Edmund Andros Knight, Captain General and Governour in Chief of his Majesties Territory & Dominion of New England in [Am]erica.
Date:
[1893?]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Boston Harbor (Mass.)--Maps--Early works to 1800--Facsimiles
Places:
MassachusettsBoston Harbor
Publisher:
[Boston] : [Massachusetts Historical Society]
Notes:
Facsimile of the original at the Library of the City of Boston.
Depth shown by soundings.
Oriented with north towards the upper right.
Accompanied by note by Abner C. Goodell Jr., given in advance of its publication in the Proceedings of the Massachusetts Historical Society.
Original version: [1688?].
Extent:
1 map : color ; 55 x 43 cm + 1 page (29 cm)
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:63,360
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_009968
Call #:
G3762.B65 1688 .W45 1893
Barcode:
39999065666420
39999065695296
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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