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A map of Shrewsbury, Mass., 1830

Description

Plan of the town of Shrewsbury and the towns surrounding. The surveyor admits that he omitted meadows and woodland when creating this map.

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Details

Collection Name
General architectural and cartographic collection
Collection Code
AR001
Dates
1830
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1929-03-01
Physical Description
1 map
Dimensions
20x 25.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Hiram Starlow, 1929
GUSN
252002
Reference Code
AR001.PLOT.145c

Record details

Originator
Snow, Henry (Surveyor)
Descriptive Terms
hills
islands
ponds (water)
towns
Material Type
maps
plans (maps)
Places
Grafton (Worcester county, Massachusetts)
Westborough (Worcester county, Massachusetts)
Northborough (Worcester county, Massachusetts)
Worcester (Worcester county, Massachusetts)
Boylston (Worcester county, Massachusetts)
Shrewsbury (Worcester county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Vertical file 3: plot plan 2

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Comments

donor #

AvatarPosted by H R Richardson on July 5, 2012
This item was donated by Hiram Harlow of Shrewsbury

Thank you! #

AvatarPosted by Ann Kardos on July 6, 2012
Thank you for your comment regarding the donor for this plot plan. I've gone back to double check our records, and it looks like this was just a typo. The record has been changed and will be updated here online tomorrow. Please feel free to contact us if you have any further questions or comments.

Best,
Ann Kardos
Librarian/Archivist