The Caribbee Islands and Guayana [Set of thirteen folding maps of the Caribbean], 1776
Scope and Contents
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.
- Creation: 1776
- Delarochette, L. (Louis), 1731-1802 (Person)
- Jefferys, Thomas, -1771 (Contributor, Person)
- Faden, William, 1749-1836 (Contributor, Person)
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.
1 Sheets : 2 map : hand colored ; 70 x 58 cm
Language of Materials
Client reference # 264 ; WAG# 289349
Sothebys Paris, 30 April 2013.
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.
Scattered foxing, especially at creases.
Created / Published
London : Wm. Faden, 1776