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Due to installation of compact shelving in the Geography and Map Division, the Non-Folio Atlas Collection (call no. G1000 to G1992.) is temporarily closed. These atlases will not be served in the Geography and Map Division until further notice. We regret any inconvenience this temporary construction may cause. Please contact the Geography and Map Division Reading Room at 202-707-6277 if you have any questions.

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An accurate map of the island of Barbadoes
An accurate map of the island of Barbadoes (1752?), by Emanuel Bowen
G5140 1752 .B62

Relief is shown pictorially; oriented with north to the left. It includes a list of parishes with size in acres.

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