Worcester County 1785 MHS Digital Image 5099

Rufus Putnam, 1785
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Full Title: Manuscript plan of Worcester County, 30 March 1785; Maker: Rufus Putnam; Publisher: Unattributed; Date: 30 March 1785; Description: Rufus Putnam (1738-1824), a farmer, surveyor, and soldier, made this "New Plan of Several Towns in the County of Worcester," in 1785 when he lived in Rutland, Massachusetts. This is a remarkable overview map of many (but not all) towns within Worcester County, Massachusetts.; MHS Digital Image: 5099

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