This historic map of Mattapan, Massachusetts was created in 1890 by O.H. Bailey, a prominent 19th century map maker. The map shows a bird’s eye view of the area as it used to be, including street names and old landmarks.
Landmarks on the map include the New York & New England Railroad Station, Tileston School, Boston Fire Department Building, Mattapan Church, Hebrew Asylum & Orphanage, Mattapan Public Library, Bartlett’s Block, Tileston & Hollingsworth Paper Mill, Mattapan Stables, George Curtis Painting & Glazing, Page’s Bakery, Cook’s General Store, Glover’s Starch Manufactury, and more.
This historic map of Mattapan was restored by KNOWOL. Reproductions of the restored map are available here.
This old map of Mattapan makes an attractive addition to your office, library, or den and can even be used to teach children the geography and history of the area. When you’re done exploring, click here to get your copy.