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Proposed improvement of Back Bay, 1879

Description

Map of a project for Back Bay district with lots and streets to be extended. Copy of 38a. Some lots of land have the word "sold" handwritten on them.

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Details

Collection Name
General architectural and cartographic collection
Collection Code
AR001
Dates
1879
Physical Description
1 map
Dimensions
34x 24(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Item
GUSN
250951
Reference Code
AR001.PLOT.038c

Record details

Originator
Davis, J. R. (Engineer)
Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903 (Architect)
Descriptive Terms
civic improvement
lots (land)
parks (grounds)
rivers
Material Type
map views
Places
Charles (Massachusetts) [river]
Back Bay (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Vertical file 3: plot plan 4
Physical Access Restrictions
Torn edges, scotch-taped on the verso.

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