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STR

SIGHTS

IN

BOSTON AND SUBURBS,

OR

GUIDE TO THE STRANGER.

by

R. L. MIDGLEY.

ILLUSTRATED BY

BILLINGS, HILL, BARRY, AND JOHN ANDREW.

BOSTON AND CAMBRIDGE:

JAMES MUNROE AND COMPANY.

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Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1856, by

JOHN ANDREW,

In the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Massachusetts.

ELECTROTYPED AT THE
BOSTON STEREOTYPE FOUNDRY.

PREFACE.

THE want of a Guide such as the one here presented to the Travelling Public, has been so long felt and so generally acknowledged, that an apology for the present work would be an impeachment of the judgment of the intelligent Tourist.

This work, although more particularly designed for the use of travellers, will be found of great service to the public generally, for few of the inhabitants know where to see the sights in the city, nor how to see them.

The materials for this publication have been collected with great care, and here "the writer wishes it distinctly understood, that he has not hesitated to gather his materials wherever he could find them, availing himself in the freest

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