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[Boston Neck, with the British lines and John Hancock's house]

Ink and watercolor manuscript panoramic view depicting the area around Boston during the siege after the Battle of Bunker Hill, as seen from Beacon Hill.

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Artist

Williams, Richard, active 1750-1776

Date

1775

Name on Item

[Richard Williams].

Scale

Not drawn to scale

Language

English

Location

George Washington's Mount Vernon

Collection (local)

Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection at Mount Vernon

Subjects
  • Sieges--Massachusetts--Boston--Pictorial works--Early works to 1800
  • Boston (Mass.)--History--Siege, 1775-1776--Aerial views--Early works to 1800
  • Boston (Mass.)--Pictorial works--Early works to 1800
  • Boston (Mass.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Aerial views--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Boston
  • Massachusetts
  • North and Central America
  • Suffolk (county)
  • United States
Extent

1 view : ink and watercolor ; 17 x 47 cm

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • This work is licensed for use under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License (CC BY-NC-SA).
Notes
  • Part of a set of 5 ink and watercolor manuscript views depicting the area around Boston during the siege after the Battle of Bunker Hill, as seen from Beacon Hill.

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