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5 edition of Maps of Early Massachusetts found in the catalog.

Maps of Early Massachusetts

Lincoln A. Dexter

Maps of Early Massachusetts

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Published by Lincoln a Dexter .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical geography,
  • History,
  • Maps,
  • Massachusetts,
  • Names, Geographical,
  • To 1800

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11625379M
    ISBN 100960121048
    ISBN 109780960121045

    Watertown in early times received but little trouble from the Indians. One remarkable instance, however, of Indian vengeance on a citizen of this town, was the melancholy fate of Capt. John Oldham. Before the settlement of Massachusetts Bay, he had resided in Plymouth, from which place, for some misconduct, he was expelled.


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Maps of Early Massachusetts by Lincoln A. Dexter Download PDF EPUB FB2

Within the atlases are 8, historical maps, illustrations, and histories many of which contain family names ideal for genealogical research. Others are rare antique maps, part of the collection by an exclusive arrangement with the Osher Map Library. The state of Massachusetts has of these antiquarian maps dating back as early as Depths shown by soundings.

LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along fold and upper and lower margins. Publication information trimmed from lower margin. Shows coast of Essex County, Massachusetts and part of Rockingham County, New Hampshire.

LC Maps of North America,Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Find local businesses, view maps and get driving directions in Google Maps.

Maps of Early Massachusetts book Vol 1: Historical sketch of ancient Redding, Massachusetts, to which has been added early Redding maps and town grants to early settlers, also an individual historical sketch of the first settlers of Redding and Middlesex and Essex county deeds and wills from for about years.

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