Northern Maine boundary map, 1843

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Major James D. Graham, a U.S. topographic engineer working on the Northeast Boundary Survey, presented this map to Alexander W. Longfellow of Portland, a cartographer hired by Graham to work on the survey.

The map was central to resolution of the boundary dispute between the U.S. and Canada.

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About This Item

  • Title: Northern Maine boundary map, 1843
  • Creator: W. J. Stone
  • Creation Date: 1843
  • Subject Date: 1843
  • Locations:
    • ME
    • NB, Canada
  • Media: Ink on paper, map
  • Local Code: Coll. 185
  • Collection: Longfellow family papers
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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