Warren Survey Map, Islesboro, from a ca. 1799 map

Contributed by Islesboro Historical Society

Description

This map shows the plots of land owned by the first settlers of Islesboro. It was originally drawn up by Samuel Warren, Jr., himself a settler on Islesboro, to settle a dispute with General Henry Knox over ownership of the island. Islesboro lies north to south, rather than east to west as this map indicates.

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About This Item

  • Title: Warren Survey Map, Islesboro, from a ca. 1799 map
  • Creator: Warren, Jr., Samuel
  • Creation Date: circa 1893
  • Subject Date: circa 1799
  • Town: Islesboro
  • County: Waldo
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: 97.01
  • Object Type: Text and Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Islesboro Historical Society
PO Box 301, 388 Main Road, Islesboro, ME 04848
(207) 734-6733

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