Map of Portsmouth, N.H.

Collection Type

  • Maps and atlases

Date

1876

GUSN

GUSN-12490

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

Descriptive Terms

maps
brass (alloy)
canvas
wood (plant material)
maps
Coated Canvas
Brass
Map
MAP

Inscription

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.

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

People and Organizations

Portsmouth, NH

Maker

F.W. Beers & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Dimensions

55.875 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1628

Places

New York state (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)