Format Maps
Contributors Verdun De La Crenne, Jean René Antoine
Dates 1775
Location West Indies
Language French
Subjects Early Works to 1800
Maps
West Indies
Title
Carte réduite des îles Antilles, au nord du 13me.degré de latitude.
Contributor Names
Verdun de la Crenne, Jean René Antoine, marquis de, 1741-1805.
Created / Published
[Paris] 1775.
Subject Headings
-  West Indies--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  West Indies
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:1,250,000 and 1:1,300,000.
-  Prime meridian: Paris.
-  "Longitude occidentale du méridien de Paris pris à la Observatoire Royal."
-  Seal of "Dépôt de la marine" on lower left corner, with anchor symbol surrounded by three fleur-de-lis.
-  "Publiée par ordre du roi."
-  Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings.
-  "Dressée sur plusieurs observations astronomiques et d'après des determinations de Longitude faites à la mer avec les horloges marines dans la Campagne de la Flore en 1771 et 1772."
-  "No. 75 bis."
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1736
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes "Avertissement."
-  From Jacques Nicolas Bellin's l'Hydrographie françoise. [1737-1794]
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 651; 700/2
Medium
2 maps on sheet 90 x 62 cm.
Call Number
G4900 1775 .V4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g4900 ar173600 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4900.ar173600
Library of Congress Catalog Number
74695790
http://lccn.loc.gov/74695790


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