The Douglass wooden wall art map wall clock map of the world canvas art print Wood Map Wall Art 736 X 588 pixels is extremely rare, but far more accessible is Braddock Mead's "Map of the Most Inhabited portion of other England," published by Thomas Jefferys in 1755. Mead's map follows rather contiguously that of Douglass, even if in the manner of some significant improvements. For example, in Massachusetts Mead supplementary other place names (such as "Pentusok," now Pittsfield), introduced county boundaries, and partnered Cape Ann to the mainland whereas Douglass had depicted it as an island.
Following the Revolution, the presidency of Massachusetts urgently required an accurate wooden wall art map wall clock map of the world canvas art print Wood Map Wall Art 736 X 588 pixels for at least three administrative objectives: calculating tax allotments to the towns based upon house valuations, supporting the sale of public house to pay off charge debts, and informing infrastructure development. Existing maps were too old-fashioned and little scale to be of use. For example, dozens of townships received after the 1750s were not shown upon the Douglass and Mead maps.
This presented the legislature in the manner of a dilemma, as public funding for a give access Map would have been prohibitively expensive. in view of that in 1774 it resorted to an unfunded mandate, requiring each town in Massachusetts to conduct a survey of its territory and accept a plot to the Secretary of State. These would subsequently be compiled and where valuable reconciled to develop the wooden wall art map wall clock map of the world canvas art print Wood Map Wall Art 736 X 588 pixels.