Map

Object number
FIC.2016.055
Title
Hammett Map of Aquidneck Island
Creator
Hammett, Charles E., Jr.
Date
1849
Description
"Road map of Island of Rhode Island or Aquidneck" - "Surveyed and published by Charles E. Hammett, Jr."
Road map of Aquidneck Island and Jamestown, Newport, Middletown, and Portsmouth. Has a zoomed in plan of the town of Newport. Little styrofoam piece lists "Portsmouth coal mines and copper works", "Battle of Rhode Island", "St. Joseph's Cemetery", "St. Mary's Church", and "Fort Adams". Lines of red tap mark where these locations are on surface of glass. Frame is simple, black.
Materials
ink
paper
Object Type
maps (documents)