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La Barbade, 1779

 Item
Identifier: 2019-SC-034-040

Description

Shows parishes, towns, bays, anchorages, topography and shoals

Dates

  • 1779

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research during scheduled appointments. Researchers must complete the Washington Library’s Special Collections and Archives Registration Form before access is provided. The library reserves the right to restrict access to certain items for preservation purposes.

Extent

1 Sheets : 1 map ; hand colored ; 59 x 46 cm.

Language of Materials

French

Reference numbers

Client reference #268; WAG #289349

Provenance

Sothebys Paris, 30 April 2013.

Related references

LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1983

Additional details

Scale [ca. 1:47,000]. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: London and Ferro.

Condition

Scattered foxing, especially at creases.

Created/Published

Paris : Le Rouge, 1779

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at the Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington Repository

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