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.

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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

This map collection from the University of Texas at Arlington features more than 5,000 maps that document the greater Southwest. The collection includes maps dating from 1493 to the present and features noted cartographers.

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  • 1841

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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 July 23, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.