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Maps To His Royal Highness. George Augustus Frederick. Prince of Wales &c. &c. &c. This chart of the West Indies,

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Title
To His Royal Highness. George Augustus Frederick. Prince of Wales &c. &c. &c. This chart of the West Indies,
Contributor Names
Speer, Joseph Smith.
Bowen, Thomas, -1790.
Created / Published
Westminster, 1774.
Subject Headings
-  Caribbean Area--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  West Indies--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Caribbean Area
-  West Indies
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:5,000,000.
-  Hand colored.
-  Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings.
-  Shows southern United States, Mexico, Central America, West Indies, Bermudas, and northern South America.
-  Includes acknowledgment dated Jan. 25, 1774 at Plantation Office, Whitehall by John Pownall, secry.
-  On verso: [Plate no.] 45.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1699
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2
Medium
col. map 72 x 118 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G4390 1774 .S62
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4390.ar169900
Library of Congress Control Number
74695788
Online Format
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LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/74695788
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=74695788&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Speer, Joseph Smith, and Thomas Bowen. To His Royal Highness. George Augustus Frederick. Prince of Wales &c. &c. &c. This chart of the West Indies. Westminster, 1774. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74695788/. (Accessed July 26, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Speer, J. S. & Bowen, T. (1774) To His Royal Highness. George Augustus Frederick. Prince of Wales &c. &c. &c. This chart of the West Indies. Westminster. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74695788/.

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Speer, Joseph Smith, and Thomas Bowen. To His Royal Highness. George Augustus Frederick. Prince of Wales &c. &c. &c. This chart of the West Indies. Westminster, 1774. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/74695788/>.