A front view of the lines taken from the advanced post near Browns house
A view of the harbour of Boston taken from Fort Hill ; A view of the country towards Dorchester, taken from the advanced works on Boston Neck
Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1722-1824
J.F.W. Des Barres
Not drawn to scale
George Washington's Mount Vernon
Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection at Mount Vernon
Boston Harbor (Mass.)--Pictorial works--Early works to 1800
Dorchester (Boston, Mass.)--Pictorial works--Early works to 1800
North and Central America
3 views on 1 sheet ; each 12 x 21 cm., on sheet 85 x 63 cm.
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Three views of Boston by J.F.W. Des Barres created prior to, or just after the beginning of the Revolutionary war; some showing military emplacements by British officers; from Des Barres's Atlantic Neptune.