Map [Map showing Caribbean area including West Indies and Gulf of Mexico.

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Title
[Map showing Caribbean area including West Indies and Gulf of Mexico.
Created / Published
ca. 1770]
Subject Headings
-  Caribbean Area--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  West Indies--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Mexico, Gulf of--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Coasts--Caribbean Area--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Coasts--West Indies--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Coasts--Mexico, Gulf of--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Gulf Coast (Mexico)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Gulf Coast (U.S.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Caribbean Area
-  West Indies
-  Mexico, Gulf of
-  Mexico--Gulf Coast
-  United States--Gulf Coast
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:6,000,000.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1696
-  LC Nautical charts on vellum ; 33
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink, green watercolor, and pencil, on vellum.
-  A narrow elongation, 19 x 3 cm., extending from the simulated neck on the left side, was apparently designed to fasten the chart when rolled.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes index to islands to the Florida Keys.
-  Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: No. 4.
-  Order number annotated in pencil in middle left: 367893/27.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
Medium
col. map on sheet 58 x 86 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G4390 1770 .M3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4390.lh000044
Library of Congress Control Number
75695814
Online Format
image
Description
Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1696 LC Nautical charts on vellum ; 33 Manuscript, pen-and-ink, green watercolor, and pencil, on vellum. A narrow elongation, 19 x 3 cm., extending from the simulated neck on the left side, was apparently designed to fasten the chart when rolled. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to islands to the Florida Keys. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: No. 4. Order number annotated in pencil in middle left: 367893/27. Vault AACR2
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/75695814
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