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A draught of the towns of Boston and Charles Town and the circumjacent country : shewing the works thrown up by His Majesty's troops, and also those by the rebels, during the campaign: 1775

Metadata

Creator

Montrésor, John, 1736-1799

Date

[1775]

Scale

Scale ca. 1:26,500

Language

English

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Subjects
  • Boston (Mass.)--History--Siege, 1775-1776--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Fortification--Massachusetts--Boston--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Boston (Mass.)--Buildings, structures, etc--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Boston
  • Massachusetts
  • North and Central America
  • Suffolk (county)
  • United States
Extent

col. map 43 x 44 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
  • Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
  • Watermark: J. Whatman.
  • Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings.
  • "N.B. The rebels entrenchments are express'd as they appear from Beacon Hill which are color'd yellow."