A Bird's-Eye View of Boston From The state House

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This detailed engraving was published July 21 1891 in "Once A Week" the forrunner of Collier's Weekly.  The Park Street Church, and the United States Court House along Tremont Street bordering the Commons are clearly identifiable in the drawing. You can find placemarks

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  1. boston
  2. placemark
  3. history
  4. once a week
  5. colliers
  6. 1891
  7. item 7416
  8. boylyston street

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Seth says

Another view of boston, ca 1860, comming from the other direction looking up to the State House.  By Louis LeBreton.


Seth says
I've never been to Boston.  I've only studied it geographically from the perspective of this picture. So it interests me to know where Boylston street, where the terrorists bombing happened in April 2013, is in relation to that picture. 

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