Scanned Maps

Plan of portion of park system from Common to Franklin Park: including Charles River Basin, Charlesbank, Commonwealth Avenue, Back Bay Fens, Muddy River Improvement, Leverett Park, Jamaica Park, Arborway and Arnold Arboretum

Additional Digital Items:
https://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.gisdata:004871645
Creator/Contributor:
Olmsted, Olmsted, and Eliot, creator
Jackson, William, 1848-
Boston (Mass.), Park Department.
Heliotype Printing Co
Place Of Origin:
Massachusetts
[Boston]
Publisher:
City of Boston, Park Dept.
Creation Date:
1894
Extent:
1 map ; 45 x 103 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
map
government publication
Maps
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Parks--Massachusetts--Boston--Maps
City planning--Massachusetts--Boston--Maps
Notes:
Covers Boston parks collectively known as the "Emerald Necklace."
"Jan. 1894."
In lower right margin: Heliotype Printing Co.
Oriented with north toward the upper right.
Available also as a digital image through the Harvard University Web site.
Attribution:
William Jackson, city engineer ; Olmsted, Olmsted & Eliot, landscape architects.
Series:
Harvard Map Collection digital maps
Repository:
Arnold Arboretum Horticultural Library (Jamaica Plain), Harvard University
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990048716450203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990048716450203941/catalog