Bird's eye view of Boston Harbor and South Shore to Provincetown showing steamboat routes

Description

Large color map of the steamboat routes between Boston Harbor, the South Shore and Provincetown. The map is attached to an enclosure and folded inside. An index to the map is printed on the inside of the enclosure and includes such sites as the City of Boston Quarantine Station, Fort Revere and the Myles Standish Monument in Duxbury, Massachusetts.

Details

Descriptive Terms

souvenirs
steamboats
harbors
tourist maps

Physical Description

1 folded map

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.TMP.011

Places

Boston Harbor (Massachusetts) [harbor]
Dorchester Bay (Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [bay]
Quincy Bay (Norfolk county, Massachusetts) [bay]
Cape Cod Bay (Massachusetts) [bay]

Record Details

Originator

Murphy, John F. (Publisher)

Material Type

tourist maps

Accruals Note

W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 63-64

Description Level

Item