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An accurate map of the country round Boston in New England from the best authorities, 1776

 Item — Drawer: 122 : L : 4, Section: 1
Identifier: 2020-IL-001-162

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection contains approximately 300 rare printed maps, unique manuscript maps, and published texts collected by Richard H. Brown, which pertain to the American Revolutionary War era.


  • 1776


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research during scheduled appointments. Researchers must complete the Washington Library’s Special Collections and Archives Registration Form before access is provided. The library reserves the right to restrict access to certain items for preservation purposes.


1 Sheets : 1 map ; 32 x 29 cm

Language of Materials


Reference numbers

Client reference #23; WAG #289154


Jonathan Potter Limited, 29 November 2005.

Related references

Nebenzahl, K. Bibliography of printed battle plans, 14

Additional details

Scale [ca. 1:360,000]. Relief shown by hachures. "Publish'd as the Act directs by A. Hamilton Junr. near St. John's Gate Jan. 16,1776." "Engraved for the Town & Country Magazine." Inset: A plan of Boston and Charlestown; from a drawing made in 1771.


Some soiling


London : A. Hamilton, 1776

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at The George Washington Presidential Library at Mount Vernon Repository

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121