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dc.coverage.spatial Site: Boston (Massachusetts, United States) en_US
dc.coverage.temporal creation date: first parcel of land subdivided, 1830s, creation date: hilltop fort designed as a park, 1895 en_US
dc.creator Olmsted, Frederick Law en_US 1830s en_US 2014-01-23T18:21:47Z 2014-01-23T18:21:47Z 1831-1839 en_US
dc.identifier 165932 en_US
dc.description Fashionable development featuring fine views, good air, proximity to city. Situated near the only land route to and from Boston. en_US
dc.description general view, rock, with bronze plaque designating site as Highland Park, former site of Revolutionary War fort, 1987 en_US
dc.relation.ispartof 141866 en_US
dc.rights (c) Massachusetts Institute of Technology en_US
dc.subject Fortifications en_US
dc.subject Neighborhoods en_US
dc.subject Land use, Urban en_US
dc.subject City planning en_US
dc.subject Housing developments en_US
dc.subject Roxbury (Boston, Mass.) en_US
dc.subject Historic districts en_US
dc.subject Residential districts en_US
dc.subject United States --History --Revolution, 1775-1783 en_US
dc.subject Signs en_US
dc.subject Plaques (flat objects) en_US
dc.subject Urban parks en_US
dc.subject Boston Suburbs - Chapter 1 - Pre-1865 en_US
dc.title Fort Hill en_US
dc.title.alternative Highland Park en_US
dc.type Image en_US
dc.rights.access Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 en_US
dc.identifier.vendorcode 1.119 en_US
vra.culturalContext American en_US
vra.technique construction en_US
vra.worktype Neighborhood, Housing development en_US
dc.contributor.display landscape architect: park designed by Frederick Law Olmsted (American, 1822-1903) en_US

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