Plan de la ville et du port de Boston


Plan de la ville et du port de Boston

Item Information

Title:
Plan de la ville et du port de Boston : capitale de la Nouvelle Angleterre
Description:
Displayed here is the first state of Lattre's plan of Boston. The plan here was also separately issued. Describing Boston in the years before the American Revolutionary war, the plan includes information on shoals, soundings in the harbor, and the surrounding countryside. Lattre was the Royal Engraver to Louis XVI from 1776 to 1782, and is most famous for his "Carte des Etats-Unis ..."
Creator:
Lattré, Jean.
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 : Chés Lattré
Notes:
Hand colored.
Relief shown pictorially.
Attributed to Bellin in Boston Engineering Department's List of maps of Boston published between 1600 and 1903.
Includes text, ward index, and index to points of interest.
Extent:
1 map : col. ; 47 x 67 cm.
Scale:
Scale ca. 1:11,300
Language:
French
Identifier:
06_01_006615
Call #:
G3764.B6 1764 .B45
Barcode:
39999052508056
Terms of Use:
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