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Hand drawn Massachusetts Maps from the era of the George Washington Administration.

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David Allen Lambert

David Allen Lambert
NEHGS Online Genealogist

Question: I understand there are hand drawn maps of many of the Massachusetts cities and towns in the 1790's?  Where are these located in Massachusetts to view?


Answer:  The collection you are referring to I have blogged about before in December.  However I am always glad to discuss the wonderful maps at the Massachusetts State Archives.  The collection you refer to is the Maps and Plans of Massachusetts series of 1794.  To find out more about seeing copies of these maps in person go to:  In most cases these maps indicate the land owners on each map.

Posted by David Lambert at 03/05/2012 11:55:37 PM | 

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