Manuscript map of the Ten Hills (Medford, Mass.), October 1637
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John Winthrop, the first governor of Massachusetts, owned property along the Mystic River and called his estate Ten Hills. This manuscript map depicts the town of Medford, the Mystic River, and various landmarks. The Winthrop farm is represented by buildings just to the left of the middle of the image.