There are many maps included in sections of this
website that are brought together here for your convenience.
In addition, links to useful map sources are included.
Massachusetts History and Geography:
Watersheds & Water Systems:
Boston Harbor Watershed
(Neponset, Mystic, Charles Rivers)
map and list of river organizations
(Sudbury, Assabet, Concord Rivers)
Boston Harbor & Islands:
Harbor image by air
Long Island drawing
John Smith map of New England coast
of Belvidere Village, Lowell
map of Boston
map of Fall River
Historic Maps of Massachusetts towns
quadrangle maps, through University of N.H. Dimond Library
Additional Map/Image Links:
, Library of Congress, search
for Massachusetts maps in the historic collections.
(Geographric Information System), Internet-based site
: Boston's cartographic history and topographical
development through maps from the Norman B. Leventhal
Collection at the Boston Public Library
, Harvard University 250 data
layers about the state.
Many geographic and environmental applications for planning,
a collaboration between MIT and MassGIS featuring
digital orthophoto maps of Boston
Geographic Society Map Machine
Office of Coast Survey
, copper plate engraving technology
of 19th and 20th c. nautical maps of Mass. Bay coast.
Space and Defense maps, satellite imagery: NASA
and Mapping Agency
US Geological Survey
information by state and by topic (see index). Check
Oceanographic, North East Science Center
photo collection1870's to present on NOAA website.
Atlas of Massachusetts