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The Caribbee Islands and Guayana, 1776

 Item — Drawer: 122 : L : 6, Section: 1
Identifier: 2019-SC-034-023

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection contains approximately 300 rare printed maps, unique manuscript maps, and published texts collected by Richard H. Brown, which pertain to the American Revolutionary War era.

Dates

  • 1776

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 : 2 map : hand colored ; 70 x 58 cm

Language of Materials

English

Reference numbers

Client reference # 264 ; WAG# 289349

Provenance

Sothebys Paris, 30 April 2013.

Related references

LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1983

Additional details

Scale [ca. 1:2,700,000] ; Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridians: London and Ferro. Manuscript label on verso: No. 67. Isles Antilles.

Physical Description

Scattered foxing, especially at creases.

Created / Published

London : Wm. Faden, 1776

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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