"Map of Boston and Adjacent Cities", Colton, Joseph Hutchins
Period: 1855 (dated)
Publication: Atlas of the World
Color: Hand Color
12.8 x 15.5 inches
32.5 x 39.4 cm
Very handsome and detailed steel engraved plan of the city prior to filling in of the Back Bay. Extends to include South Boston, Roxbury, Cambridge, Somerville, Charlestown, and East Boston. Names at least seven railroads and four bridges.
References: Phillips & LeGear # 816, 6116 & 6125.
Tear in margin with old repair, a couple small spots.