1918 Finn View Map of Boston Harbor and Cape Cod, Massachusetts

BostonHarborView-finn-1918
$300.00
Bird's Eye View of Boston Harbor along the South Shore to Provincetown.
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1918 Finn View Map of Boston Harbor and Cape Cod, Massachusetts

BostonHarborView-finn-1918


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Title


Bird's Eye View of Boston Harbor along the South Shore to Provincetown.
  1918 (dated)    16 x 20 in (40.64 x 50.8 cm)

Description


A remarkable 1918 color lithograph map and view of Boston Harbor from Boston to Provincetown. Includes all of Cape Cod Bay, Quincy Bay and Dorchester Bay with the communities of Boston, East Boston, South Boston, Dorchester, Quincy, Hough's Neck, Mingham, Nantasket, Duxbury, Plymouth, Cohasset, Scituate, and Provincetown noted. Also notes many of the Islands in Boston Harbor including Moon Island, Spectacle Island, Thomson's Island, Long Island, Governor's Island, and many others. Ferry and steamboat routes are noted. Dated to 1918 and copyrighted by William J. Finn. Cartographically this map is based upon the late 19th century views of John Murphy.

Condition


Very good. Some minor wear and verso reinforcement along original fold lines - especially at fold intersections. Folds into original cardboard binder.