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Selected Maps: 1 to 16 of 41

Cartographer: Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
Title: : Grundriss von der Stadt Boston und ihren Gegenden
Date: c. 1750      Size: 10 x 7 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Elegant and early map of Boston with a panel referencing the fortifications. Later hand colour.
Map Ref: USA8095
Cartographer: London Magazine
Title: : A chart of the Coast of New England from Beverly to Scituate Harbour
Date: 1774      Size: 7 x 9 inches
Published: London
Description: Scarce chart centring on Boston Bay published on the eve of the Revolutionary War. A large inset on the upper left shows a plan of Boston.
Map Ref: USA8880
Cartographer: Tardieu
Title: : Carte de L'Ile de Nantucket
Date: 1787      Size: 11 x 8 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Early map of Nantucket detailed from the diary of an French planter.
Map Ref: USA8586
Cartographer: John Reid
Title: : The State of Massachusetts from the Best Information
Date: 1796      Size: 18 x 14 inches
Published: New York
Description: One of the earliest available maps of Massachusetts. Published in Reid's 1796 ÔÇťAmerican Atlas", the second folio-sized domestically produced atlas in the United States. This map shows the state just eight years after it was admitted to the Union.
Map Ref: USA9212
Cartographer: J. Freeman & Samuel Dana
Title: : A Geological Map of Boston and its Vicinity
Date: 1818      Size: 14 x 12 inches
Published: Boston
Description: This scarce map is the first geological map of Boston and possibly the second geological map published in the United States. Eight different geological strata are defined through subtle original hand-colour.
Map Ref: USA9135
Cartographer: Matthew Carey
Title: : The State of Massachusetts
Date: 1818      Size: 18 x 12 inches
Published: Philadelphia
Description: Rare map of the State with original outline hand colouring.
Map Ref: USA6745
Cartographer: Carey & Lea
Title: : Geographical, Statistical and Historical map of Massachusetts
Date: 1822      Size: 21 x 17 inches
Published: Philadelphia
Description: Large, detailed map in original colour, surrounded by text describing the History and Geography. (SL)
Map Ref: USA8139
Cartographer: I.T. Hinton
Title: : Map of Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island
Date: 1832      Size: 10 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Map of Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Long Island, with inset city plan of Boston. Coloured.
Map Ref: USA8501
Cartographer: SDUK
Title: : Boston
Date: 1842      Size: 12 x 15 inches
Published: London
Description: Boston. Attractive city plan published by the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Coloured.
Map Ref: USA7874
Cartographer: Joseph Meyer
Title: : Neuste Karte von Massachusetts und Rhode Island
Date: 1845      Size: 14 x 12 inches
Published: Hildburghausen
Description: State map of Massachusetts and Rhode Island, with an inset of Boston. Original colour.
Map Ref: USA8619
Cartographer: Samuel Augustus Mitchell
Title: : Massachusetts and Rhode Island
Date: c. 1847      Size: 16 x 13 inches
Published: Philadelphia
Description: Attractive state map containing an inset of Boston with decorative borders and original colour.
Map Ref: USA7902
Cartographer: John Tallis
Title: : Boston
Date: 1851      Size: 13 x 10 inches
Published: London
Description: Attractive plan of Boston with vignettes of State House, Bunkers Hill Monument, and a panorama of the Harbour. Coloured.
Map Ref: USA8441
Cartographer: Alexander Dallas Bache
Title: : Preliminary Chart of Plymouth Harbor
Date: 1854      Size: 23 x 20 inches
Published: Washington
Description: Massachusetts. Plymouth Harbor. Coastal survey. (SL)
Map Ref: USA4717
Cartographer: Henry Francis Walling
Title: : A New Map of the Vicinity of Boston
Date: 1860      Size: 31 x 41 inches
Published: Boston
Description: Folding wall map of Boston and its environs published just before the beginning of the Civil War. Printed colour. SL
Map Ref: USA9086
Cartographer: A Williams & Co.
Title: : New Map of Boston from the Latest Surveys
Date: 1870      Size: 34 x 26 inches
Published: Boston
Description: Separately issued folding map of Boston issued by the Boston Map Store as a pocket map. Original hand colour. SL
Map Ref: USA8101
Cartographer: D. Appleton & Company
Title: : Map of Boston
Date: 1874      Size: 14 x 9 inches
Published: N/A
Description: City plan of Boston with a series of distance rings centred on City Hall. A red enclosure shows the area of the devastating fire which occurred in 1872. Printed colour.
Map Ref: USA8960