• Boston Harbor, Massachusetts

      U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (1906-01-01)
    • Charles River Basin

      Freeman, John R.; Metropolitan Park Commission for Committee on Charles River Dam (1903-01-01)
      Map no.1, Section 1: Watertown Dam to Arsenal St. Map includes water depth of the Charles River, surrounding roads, ponds, railroads, locations of sewer overflows, and the Watertown Dam.
    • Charles River Basin: contour map of lower basin

      Freeman, John R.; Committee on Charles River Dam (1903-01-01)
      From surveys and soundings made in August and September 1902, under supervision of John R. Freeman, engineer to the Committee. Shows water depth, and surrounding streets, railroads, ponds.
    • Chart of the Harbours of Salem, Marblehead, Beverly, and Manchester From a Survey Taken in the Years 1804, 5 & 6 by Nathl. Bowditch AM.AAS. Adjusted by Geo. Burchmen & Wm Ropes 3d.

      Bowditch, Nathaniel (1834-01-01)
      The 2nd edition of Nathaniel Bowditch's famous map of Salem Harbor. "Additions and alterations made in the Second Edition by Charles M. Endicott with the assistance of Joseph Perkins Jr. Branch Pilot." 52 x 65 cm.
    • Coast from Cape Ann to Nahant

      United States Coast Survey (1879-01-01)
      Includes coastline of Nahant, Marblehead, Salem, Beverly, Manchester, Gloucester, and Rockport. "Plate no. 1486." Depths shown by soundings in fathoms, form lines, and shading. Includes buoys and soundings. 51 x 26 cm. on sheet 59 x 30 cm.
    • Comparative Sketch of the Handkerchief Shoal Entrance to Nantucket Sound, Mass. Showing its Increase

      United States Coast and Geodetic Survey (1875-01-01)
      Shows the change and increase in the shoal from the 1853 survey to the 1874-5 survey.
    • Entrance to Nantucket Sound

      United States Coast Survey (1877-01-01)
      Nautical map of Nantucket Sound. Shows part of Nantucket, Cape Cod, islands off the coast of Cape Cod. Includes Monomoy Island, Morris Island, coastal Harwich Port, Squam Head (Nantucket), light houses, beaches, shoals. Depths shown by isolines and soundings. Includes bouys, soundings, and tidal information.
    • Gloucester Harbor, Massachusetts

      U.S. Coast Guard (1910-01-01)
      Gives a history and description of the harbor along with navigation, historical, and tourist information in upper left hand quadrant.
    • Gloucester Harbor, Massachusetts: Inner Harbor

      Gillespie, George L.; Army Corps of Engineers (1887-01-01)
      Depths shown by contours and soundings in fathoms and tenths taken at mean low water. "Respectfully forwarded to the Chief of Engineers with letter of this date (October 15, 1887) G.L. Gillespie, Lt. Col. of Engineers."
    • Harbor of Refuge at Hyannis, Mass.

      United States Army Corps of Engineers (1903-01-01)
      Signed: P.B., '03. "U.S. Engineer Office, Boston, Mass." "Official: Carrius E. Gillette, Captain of Eng'rs, U.S.A." "Depths refer to mean low water."
    • Harbor of Refuge, Nantucket, Mass., Plat B Proposed Location of the Eastern Jetty in Case the Channel is to Be Excavated Partly by Tidal Scour and Partly by Dredging

      United States Army Corps of Engineers; Elliot, George H. (1885-01-01)
      Depth shown by soundings in feet and refer to mean low water. "To accompany my project of this date (June 6, 1885), George H. Elliot, Lieut Col. of Engineers."
    • Map of Sandy Bay, Rockport, Massachusetts Showing Proposed Breakwater for Harbor of Refuge.

      United States Coastal Survey; Raymond, Charles W.; Haagenson, Sophus (1884-01-01)
      Taken from a report on a proposed breakwater at Sandy Bay, Rockport, Mass. 1 map : col. ; 62 x 46 cm. on sheet 65 x 50 cm Survey made under the direction of Major Chas. W. Raymond, Corps of Engineers ; by Sophus Haagensen, assistant engineer, August and Septmber, 1883. Includes inset map: Sketch map of the Atlantic Coast From Portsmouth, N.H. to Scituate, Mass.
    • Martha's Vineyard Mass. Eastern End

      United States Army Corps of Engineers (1890-01-01)
      Map "B." Soundings refer to mean low water. "To accompany report of this date to the Chief of Engineers, Washington, D.C.W.R. Livermore, Major of Engineers." Inset drawing "Section of breakwater" Scale 1: 66 (1 in = 50ft.).
    • Massachusetts New Bedford Sheet

      Gannett, Henry; Bodfish, Sumner H.; Smyth, Henry Lloyd; U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey; Borden Survey (1885-01-01)
      Coastal map of New Bedford, Dartmouth, North Dartmouth, Fairhaven, Mattapoisett, Rochester. Includes railroads, light houses, coastal islands, and necks and points. Relief is shown by contours, isolines and spot heights. The contour interval is 20 feet. Surveyed in 1885.
    • Massachusetts, Gloucester Sheet

      United States Geological Survey; Gannett, Henry; Baker, Marcus; U.S. Coast and Geodetic and Borden Surveys (1893-01-01)
      Relief shown by contours, isolines and spot heights. Contour interval 20 feet. Surveyed in 1886. Text and ill. on verso. Henry Gannett, chief geographer; Marcus Baker, geographer in charge; topography by E.W.F. Natter.
    • Nantucket and Vineyard Sounds: from Cross Rip to Nobska Point

      United States Coast Survey (1880-01-01)
      Nautical map of Nantucket and Vineyard Sounds, specifically from Cross Rip to Nobska Point. Depths shown by isolines and soundings. Soundings in fathoms at low tide. Includes tidal information.
    • New Bedford Harbor, Mass.

      United States Army Corps of Engineers (1895-01-01)
      Oriented with North to the lower right. "To accompany report of Nov. 23, 1895. Inset map: New Bedford Harbor and vicinity.
    • Newburyport Harbor, Mass.

      Corps of Engrs., U.S.A.; Mansfield, S. M. (1895-01-01)
      Map of Newburyport Harbor, Mass. Shows Plum Island, Salisbury Beach. The soundings are expressed in feet and tenths and are referred to the plane of mean low water. Chart showing "Thalwegs from gorge to ocean." It includes tidal information. "To accompany annual report for the year ending June 30, 1895."
    • Newburyport Harbor, Mass. Plan Showing Changes in Shore Lines at Entrance, the Location and Condition of the Jetties, and the Details of the South Jetty and Dyke.

      United States Army Corps of Engineers (1883-01-01)
      The soundings are expressed in feet and tenths and are referred to the plane of mean low water. Inset drawings of the shore extension at South Jetty ) longitudinal and cross sections) and Dyke across the basin (longitudinal and cross sections. "To accompany annual report for the year ending June 30, 1883." Includes tidal information.
    • Newburyport Harbor, Mass. Plan Showing Condition of Improvement

      United States Army Corps of Engineers; Mansfield, S.M. (1890-01-01)
      The soundings are expressed in feet and tenths and are referred to the plane of mean low water. Chart showing "Thalwegs from gorge to ocean." "To accompany annual report for the year ending June 30, 1891." Includes tidal information.