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The seat of war, in New England, by an American volunteer : with the marches of the several corps sent by the colonies, towards Boston, with the attack on Bunkers-Hill

Metadata

Publisher

Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)

Date

1775

Publisher

Printed for R. Sayer & J. Bennett, no. 53 Fleet Street as the act directs

Scale

Scale ca. 1:450,000

Language

English

Location

New-York Historical Society

Collection (local)

New-York Historical Society Collection

Subjects
  • Harbors--Massachusetts--Boston--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Bunker Hill, Battle of, Boston, Mass., 1775--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • New England--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Boston Harbor (Mass.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Boston (Mass.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Charlestown (Boston, Mass.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Boston (Mass.)--History--Siege, 1775-1776--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • New England--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Boston Harbor
  • Massachusetts
  • North and Central America
  • United States
Extent

1 map : color ; 45 x 53 cm

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • No known restrictions on use.
Notes
  • Prime meridian: Boston.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Map of New England shows routes of march and encampments of colonial forces towards Boston.
  • Movements of Battle of Bunker Hill shown by illustrations of troops and the burning of Charlestown.
  • Text and table of references with inset map of Boston provide additional information about the city.
  • Insets: Plan of Boston Harbour, from an actual survey--Plan of the town of Boston with the attack on Bunkers-Hill in the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th of June 1775.
  • Insets are an addition to the main map from a separate plate with same imprint date.

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