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Map of Portsmouth, N.H.

Description

Rolled hanging wall map on canvas. Attached to molded wooden stretcher with brass rings for hanging. Round wooden pull at the opposite end with attached molded finials at each end.

Details

Maker
F.W. Beers & Co. (Maker)
Date
1876
Inscriptions
Printed at the bottom of the map in the center is: MAP OF THE CITY/OF/PORTSMOUTH/NEW HAMPSHIRE/From Actual Surveys by and under the Direction of/F.W. BEERS./PUBLISHED BY/F.W. BEERS & CO./36 Vesey Street/NEW YORK/1876./ Enter according to act of Congress A.D. 1876 by F.W. Beers & Co. in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington./Scale: 200 feet to the inch.
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
canvas
wood (plant material)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
canvas
Coated Canvas
Map
MAP
maps
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Portsmouth, NH
Dimensions
55.875 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1628
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12490

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