New map of the vicinity of Boston, with the dates of settlement, population in 1840, and distance from the capital.

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Map shows mid-nineteenth century Boston townships, railroads, roads, schools, and notable physical features for Essex, Middlesex, and Norfolk counties; layout of the city and harbor of Boston. Includes populations, distances from the capital, and dates of settlement or incorporation. Scale [ca. 1:160,000].

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1 map : col. ; 37 x 38 cm., folded in covers to 12 x 8 cm.

Creation Information

Lewis, Alonzo, 1794-1861 1841.

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Map shows mid-nineteenth century Boston townships, railroads, roads, schools, and notable physical features for Essex, Middlesex, and Norfolk counties; layout of the city and harbor of Boston. Includes populations, distances from the capital, and dates of settlement or incorporation. Scale [ca. 1:160,000].

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1 map : col. ; 37 x 38 cm., folded in covers to 12 x 8 cm.

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant, this collection showcases maps from the Gulf Coast region and the greater Southwest.

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  • 1841

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  • July 8, 2012, 6:10 a.m.

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  • Dec. 18, 2012, 11:11 a.m.

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Lewis, Alonzo, 1794-1861. New map of the vicinity of Boston, with the dates of settlement, population in 1840, and distance from the capital., map, 1841; Boston. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth231781/: accessed June 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.