New map of Massachusetts : compiled from the latest and best authorities.

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Map shows late nineteenth century Massachusetts roads, railroads, counties, townships, and notable physical features; street names and select buildings for insets. Insets: "Boston," "Lowell," "Springfield," "Salem," and "Worcester." Includes "Census of Massachusetts" for 1871 table of population statistics. Relief shown by hachures on inset. Scale [ca. 1:410,000].

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1 map : col. ; 46 x 72 cm., folded in covers 16 x 10 cm.

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A. Williams & Co. 1872.

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  • Main Title: New map of Massachusetts : compiled from the latest and best authorities.
  • Alternate Title: Map of Massachusetts with the latest census.

Description

Map shows late nineteenth century Massachusetts roads, railroads, counties, townships, and notable physical features; street names and select buildings for insets. Insets: "Boston," "Lowell," "Springfield," "Salem," and "Worcester." Includes "Census of Massachusetts" for 1871 table of population statistics. Relief shown by hachures on inset. Scale [ca. 1:410,000].

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1 map : col. ; 46 x 72 cm., folded in covers 16 x 10 cm.

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Inside front cover: [advertisement for] A. Williams & Co.

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  • 1872

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A. Williams & Co. New map of Massachusetts : compiled from the latest and best authorities., map, 1872; Boston. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth231671/: accessed August 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.