Old Maps of Boston & New York

May 16, 2017 | Category: Google Maps

A few days ago I discovered this fascinating post by Bill Warner on how MIT at the beginning of the Twentieth Century acquired land and built a new campus in Cambridge, Massachusetts. This story of the construction of MIT’s campus is illustrated throughout using old vintage maps of Cambridge.

The article uses screenshots from Mapjunction to compare before and after vintage maps of the area to

From: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/GoogleMapsMania/~3/UI_BA-hxvDI/old-maps-of-boston-new-york.html

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