Maps Maps of East and West Florida.

Format Maps
Contributors Romans, Bernard
Dates 1781
Location Florida
Southern States
United States
Language English
Subjects Coasts
Early Works to 1800
Nautical Charts
Southern States
Treasure Troves
United States
Maps of East and West Florida.
Contributor Names
Romans, Bernard, 1741?-approximately 1784.
Created / Published
[New York, 1781]
Subject Headings
-  Nautical charts--Southern States--Early works to 1800
-  Nautical charts--Florida--Early works to 1800
-  Coasts--Southern States--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Coasts--Florida--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Shipwrecks--Southern States--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Shipwrecks--Florida--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Treasure troves--Southern States--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Treasure troves--Florida--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Florida
-  United States--Southern States
-  Scale ca. 1:500,000.
-  Cover title.
-  Alternate title from Peter Force's catalog of printed maps: Florida and its vicinity.
-  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
-  "To the Marine Society of the city of New York ...; To the hon'ble, the planters in Jamaica ...; To all commanders of vessels round the globe ... "
-  Drawn in 1774, but was not published until 1781, 6 years after the author's A concise natural history of East and West Florida, to which it belongs.
-  Includes sailing directions, notes on some shipwrecks, 9 land identification profiles, "View of the entrance of St. Mary's River," and "View of Fort St. Marks, at Apalache seen from th[e so]uthward ... "
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1622
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
2 maps on 3 sheets 237 x 80 cm. or smaller fold. in cover 64 & 48 cm.
Call Number
G3861.P5 s500 .R6
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3861p ar16220a
g3931p ar16220b
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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