Urban Development of Boston

Tunney Lee and James Madden

Boston: People, Place and Planning website (2013)

Sequence of maps of Greater Boston showing successive eras of urban development: landmaking along the waterfront, expansion of residential neighborhoods along the trolley lines, and suburban development along Route 128.

Boston 1880-1920

Click on thumbnails to view portfolio pages.

Hover over the sample to zoom in.

Highlight a category of maps from the menu above.