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West Indies from BL Royal 20 E IX, ff. 23v-24

West Indies from BL Royal 20 E IX, ff. 23v-24

Map of the West Indies, with the eastern coast of North America, Central America, and the north coast of South America. Image taken from ff. 23v-24 of Boke of Idrography (The 'Rotz Atlas'). Written in English.

[Fighting on an island after a shipwreck - Dutch East Indies - 16--]

[Fighting on an island after a shipwreck - Dutch East Indies - 16--]

Illus. in: Francois Pelsaert, Ongeluckige Voyagie Van't Schip Batavia ... 1648, facing p. 14 - fold-out plate. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI; Geogr.; Shipwrecks.

[Birds and turtles of the French West Indies; men spear-fishing from rowboat]

[Birds and turtles of the French West Indies; men spear-fishing from r...

Illus. in: Du Tertre, Histoire generale des Antilles habitees par les François, Paris, 1667-1671, plate between pp. 246-247. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: ... more

[West Indies: manufacture of sugar]

[West Indies: manufacture of sugar]

Illus. in: Du Tertre, Histoire generale des Antilles habitees par les François, Paris, 1667-1671, between pp. 122-123. Reference copy may be in SSF (Gr) - INDUSTRY FOOD MISC. 1667. This record contains unverifi... more

[West Indies: manufacture of manioc or cassava]

[West Indies: manufacture of manioc or cassava]

Illus. in: Du Tertre, Histoire generale des Antilles habitees par les François, Paris, 1667-1671, between pp. 420-421. Reference copy may be in SSF (Gr) - INDUSTRY SUGAR MISC. 1667. This record contains unverif... more

[West Indies: manufacture of indigo]

[West Indies: manufacture of indigo]

Illus. in: Du Tertre, Histoire generale des Antilles habitees par les François, Paris, 1667-1671, between pp. 106-107. Reference copy may be in SSF (Gr) - INDUSTRY DYES AND DYEING MISC. 1667. This record contai... more

An exact draught of the island of New Providence one of the Bahama Islands in the West Indies.

An exact draught of the island of New Providence one of the Bahama Isl...

Scale ca. 1:50,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1... more

A new and accurate chart of the West Indies with the adjacent coasts of North and South America /

A new and accurate chart of the West Indies with the adjacent coasts o...

Relief shown pictorially. Gift of the estate of Jessica Lee. In lower right margin: Vol. II. Page 39. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes. Acquisitions cont... more

An accurate map of the West Indies. Exhibiting not only all the islands posses'd by the English, French, Spaniards & Dutch, but also all the towns and settlements on the continent of America adjacent thereto.

An accurate map of the West Indies. Exhibiting not only all the island...

Scale ca. 1:14,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. Also shows southern United States, Central America, and northern South America. "Where may be had just publish'd for the use of the curious as well as students,... more

An accurate map of the West Indies. Drawn from the best authorities, assisted by the most approved modern maps and charts, and regulated by astronomical observations.

An accurate map of the West Indies. Drawn from the best authorities, a...

Scale ca. 1:12,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 57." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1682 Available also t... more

An accurate map of the West Indies containing the Bahama & Caribbe Islands, the Great & Little Antilles with the Leward and Windward Islands & part of the American continent /

An accurate map of the West Indies containing the Bahama & Caribbe Isl...

Relief shown pictorially. From The General magazine of arts and sciences. 1758. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1722 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

A map of Guadeloupe, one of the Caribby Islands in the West Indies subject to France.

A map of Guadeloupe, one of the Caribby Islands in the West Indies sub...

Relief shown pictorially. From London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer. March 1759, v. 28. In upper margin: For the London Mag. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2013 Available also through th... more

The West Indies exhibiting the English, French, Spanish, Dutch & Danish settlements.

The West Indies exhibiting the English, French, Spanish, Dutch & Danis...

Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. Shows southern United States, Central America, northern South America, and West Indies. From the author's The natural and c... more

The West Indies exhibiting the English, French, Spanish, Dutch & Danish settlements.

The West Indies exhibiting the English, French, Spanish, Dutch & Danis...

Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. Shows southern United States, Mexico, Central America, northern South America, and West Indies. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1689... more

An accurate map of the West Indies containing the Bahama & Caribbe Islands, the Great & Little Antilles with the Leward and Windward Islands & part of the American continent /

An accurate map of the West Indies containing the Bahama & Caribbe Isl...

Relief shown pictorially. From The General magazine of arts and sciences. 1763. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1722 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

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

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

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 fr... more

A map of the whole continent of America, divided into North and South and West Indies with a copius table fully shewing the several possessions of each European Prince & State, as settled by the definitive treaty concluded at Paris Feby. 10th 1763 the clauses of which relative thereto are inserted.

A map of the whole continent of America, divided into North and South ...

Scale ca. 1:11,250,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. Includes text, chart of possessions, and inset "The supplements to North America containing the countries adjoining Baffins... more

North America, and the West Indies; a new map, wherein the British Empire and its limits, according to the definitive treaty of peace, in 1763, are accurately described, and the dominions possessed by the Spaniards, the French, & other European States. The whole compiled from all the new surveys, and authentic memoirs that have hitherto appeared.

North America, and the West Indies; a new map, wherein the British Emp...

Scale ca. 1:5,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes historical notes, "Extract of the treaties of peace, proclamations &c. relative to America & the West Indies," "A particular map of Baffin... more

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

To His Royal Highness. George Ausgustus Frederick. Prince of Wales &c....

Scale ca. 1:5,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Shows southern United States, Mexico, Central America, Bermudas, West Indies, and northern South America. European posse... more

[A scene in the West Indies showing Natives on the beach with a British sailor and three large casks, and two ships in the harbor]

[A scene in the West Indies showing Natives on the beach with a Britis...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The West-India atlas; or, A compendious description of the West-Indies: illustrated with 40 correct charts and maps, taken from actual surveys.... / Thomas Jefferys, G... more

The West Indies, exhibiting the English, French, Spanish, Dutch & Danish settlements with the adjacent parts of North & South America, from the best authorities.

The West Indies, exhibiting the English, French, Spanish, Dutch & Dani...

Scale ca. 1:15,000,000. Prime meridian: Ferro. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1737 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Engraved for Middle... more

West Indies, from the best authorities.

West Indies, from the best authorities.

Scale ca. 1:16,000,000. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Also shows Florida, Mexico, Central America, and northern South America. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1709 Available also throug... more

To the right honble. Lord Rodney admiral of the White, vice admiral of Great Britain, Commander in Chief of his majesties fleet in the West Indies, this view of the glorious & signal victory obtain'd over the French fleet ... is most respectfuly offered by his lordships most obedt. & very humble servant Thomas Walker Lieut. 2d Battn. 60th light Infantry / Thos. Walker delin. ; Jno. Wells sculp.

To the right honble. Lord Rodney admiral of the White, vice admiral of...

Print shows the British fleet under Lord Rodney breaking the line of the French fleet under Count de Grasse; the French fleet "thrown into confusion" and attempting "to form a new line" with the British fleet b... more

St. Lucia in the West Indies taken possession of by Admiral Barrington Monsieur de Micoud and the inhabitants having capitulated the 30th of December, 1778, being the day after Count d'Estaign left the island much disconcerted / Hamilton delin. ; Thornton sculp.

St. Lucia in the West Indies taken possession of by Admiral Barrington...

Print shows six ships in line flying the French flag, however, appears to be disembarking British troops who are about to take possession of the island after the French have withdrawn. Title from item. Engraved... more

Bowles's new map of North America and the West Indies ...

Bowles's new map of North America and the West Indies ...

Print shows an allegorical scene with a Native couple representing America depicted among the various enterprises of the time, such as fishing, weaving, and lumber production.

Bowles's new map of North America and the West Indies, exhibiting the British Empire therein with the limits and boundaries of the United States as also the dominions possessed in that quarter, by the Spaniards, the French & other European states, the whole compiled from the best surveys and authentic memoirs which have appeared to the present year, 1783.

Bowles's new map of North America and the West Indies, exhibiting the ...

Scale ca. 1:5,500,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Ferro. "Publish'd as the Act directs 2. Jan. 1783." Includes historic notes. Insets: A particular map of Baffin and Hudson Bays [ca. 1:18,000,000]--A map of ... more

A new map of the West Indies,

A new map of the West Indies,

Scale ca. 1:11,250,000. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Also shows Florida, eastern Mexico, Central America, and northern South America. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1712 Available als... more

The West Indies, including part of Virginia, North Carolina, East Florida, South Carolina, West Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, and the Gulf of Mexico, with part of the coast of South America: From the Bay of Honduras, to the mouth of the River Oronoko. From the latest and best authorities and actual observations.

The West Indies, including part of Virginia, North Carolina, East Flor...

Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1713 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

The West Indies, including part of Virginia, North Carolina, East Florida, South Carolina, West Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, and the Gulf of Mexico, with part of the coast of South America: From the Bay of Honduras, to the mouth of the River Oronoko.

The West Indies, including part of Virginia, North Carolina, East Flor...

Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Second state : Hispaniola is no longer divided into French and Spanish sections and an explanatory note has been deleted. L... more

Bowles's new and accurate map of North America and the West Indies, exhibiting the extent and boundaries of the United States, the British dominions, and territories possessed in that quarter by the Spaniards, the French, and other European powers. The whole compiled and laid down from the best authorities, regulated and divided according to the Preliminary Articles of Peace signed at Versailles 20th. Jany. 1783.

Bowles's new and accurate map of North America and the West Indies, ex...

Scale ca. 1:5,400,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London and Ferro. Includes inset "Environs of Baffin's and Hudson's bays being a supplement to the map of North America" and chart ... more

Lord Robert Manners mortally wounded, on board the Resolution, in the memorable engagement between Admiral Rodney & Count de Grasse, in the West Indies, the 12th of April 1782 / Metz delin. ; Grignion sculp.

Lord Robert Manners mortally wounded, on board the Resolution, in the ...

Print shows a group of sailors attending to Lord Robert Manners during battle between the British fleet and the French fleet in the West Indies. Title from item. Engraved for Raymond's history of England. Illus... more

Count de Grasse, the French admiral, resigning his sword to Admiral Rodney, after being defeated by that gallant commander in the West Indies, on April 12th 1782 / Metz delin. ; Fiegl sculp.

Count de Grasse, the French admiral, resigning his sword to Admiral Ro...

Title from item. Engraved for Raymond's history of England. Illus. in: A new, universal and impartial history of England ... to the spring of the year 1784 ... / by George Frederick Raymond, Esq.... London : Pr... more

A general chart of the West Indies.

A general chart of the West Indies.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

map from "Steel's Atlantic and West-Indian Navigator, or Sailing Directions ... for the navigation of the Atlantic Ocean and of the West Indies ... To which are added an examination into the true cause of the Gulf Stream, &c., by J. Manderson, and an appendix containing remarks made on the coasts of the United States of America in His Majesty's ships Resolution and St. Albans, by M. Downie"

map from "Steel's Atlantic and West-Indian Navigator, or Sailing Direc...

This image has been taken from scan 000012 from "Steel's Atlantic and West-Indian Navigator, or Sailing Directions ... for the navigation of the Atlantic Ocean and of the West Indies ... To which are added an e... more

map from "Steel's Atlantic and West-Indian Navigator, or Sailing Directions ... for the navigation of the Atlantic Ocean and of the West Indies ... To which are added an examination into the true cause of the Gulf Stream, &c., by J. Manderson, and an appendix containing remarks made on the coasts of the United States of America in His Majesty's ships Resolution and St. Albans, by M. Downie"

map from "Steel's Atlantic and West-Indian Navigator, or Sailing Direc...

This image has been taken from scan 000014 from "Steel's Atlantic and West-Indian Navigator, or Sailing Directions ... for the navigation of the Atlantic Ocean and of the West Indies ... To which are added an e... more

A map of the West Indies and of the Mexican-Gulph [sic].

A map of the West Indies and of the Mexican-Gulph [sic].

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

insects from "The Traveller's Guide to Madeira and the West Indies. Being a hieroglyphic representation of appearances and incidents during a voyage out and homewards. ... With a treatise explanatory of the various figures, etc"

insects from "The Traveller's Guide to Madeira and the West Indies. Be...

This image has been taken from scan 000122 from "The Traveller's Guide to Madeira and the West Indies. Being a hieroglyphic representation of appearances and incidents during a voyage out and homewards. ... Wit... more

map from "Tables of the Positions, or of the Latitudes and Longitudes of Places, composed to accompany the Oriental Navigator; or sailing directions for the East Indies, China, Australia, &c. With notes, explanatory and descriptive"

map from "Tables of the Positions, or of the Latitudes and Longitudes ...

This image has been taken from scan 000103 from "Tables of the Positions, or of the Latitudes and Longitudes of Places, composed to accompany the Oriental Navigator; or sailing directions for the East Indies, C... more

map from "Tables of the Positions, or of the Latitudes and Longitudes of Places, composed to accompany the Oriental Navigator; or sailing directions for the East Indies, China, Australia, &c. With notes, explanatory and descriptive"

map from "Tables of the Positions, or of the Latitudes and Longitudes ...

This image has been taken from scan 000171 from "Tables of the Positions, or of the Latitudes and Longitudes of Places, composed to accompany the Oriental Navigator; or sailing directions for the East Indies, C... more

map from "Tables of the Positions, or of the Latitudes and Longitudes of Places, composed to accompany the Oriental Navigator; or sailing directions for the East Indies, China, Australia, &c. With notes, explanatory and descriptive"

map from "Tables of the Positions, or of the Latitudes and Longitudes ...

This image has been taken from scan 000107 from "Tables of the Positions, or of the Latitudes and Longitudes of Places, composed to accompany the Oriental Navigator; or sailing directions for the East Indies, C... more

St. John from "Four Years' Residence in the West Indies. [With plates.]"

St. John from "Four Years' Residence in the West Indies. [With plates....

This image has been taken from scan 000083 from "Four Years' Residence in the West Indies. [With plates.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the Briti... more

map from "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most interesting scenes in North and South America, and the West Indies; with notes on negro slavery and Canadian emigration. [With plates.]"

map from "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most intere...

This image has been taken from scan 000036 from volume 01 of "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most interesting scenes in North and South America, and the West Indies; with notes on negro slaver... more

map from "A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North America and the West Indies, etc"

map from "A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North America...

This image has been taken from scan 000243 from "A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North America and the West Indies, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, ... more

map from "A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North America and the West Indies, etc"

map from "A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North America...

This image has been taken from scan 000360 from "A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North America and the West Indies, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, ... more

map from "A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North America and the West Indies, etc"

map from "A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North America...

This image has been taken from scan 000206 from "A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North America and the West Indies, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, ... more

portrait from "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most interesting scenes in North and South America, and the West Indies; with notes on negro slavery and Canadian emigration. [With plates.]"

portrait from "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most i...

This image has been taken from scan 000373 from volume 01 of "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most interesting scenes in North and South America, and the West Indies; with notes on negro slaver... more

architecture from "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most interesting scenes in North and South America, and the West Indies; with notes on negro slavery and Canadian emigration. [With plates.]"

architecture from "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the mo...

This image has been taken from scan 000269 from volume 02 of "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most interesting scenes in North and South America, and the West Indies; with notes on negro slaver... more

map from "[A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North America and the West Indies, etc.]"

map from "[A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North Americ...

This image has been taken from scan 000444 from "[A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North America and the West Indies, etc.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tag... more

map from "[A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North America and the West Indies, etc.]"

map from "[A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North Americ...

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map from "[A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North America and the West Indies, etc.]"

map from "[A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North Americ...

This image has been taken from scan 000197 from "[A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North America and the West Indies, etc.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tag... more

engraving from "[A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North America and the West Indies, etc.]"

engraving from "[A New Gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary of North ...

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map from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Windward and Leeward Colonies; with some account of the moral, social, and political condition of their inhabitants, immediately before and after the abolition of negro slavery"

map from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Win...

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map from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Windward and Leeward Colonies; with some account of the moral, social, and political condition of their inhabitants, immediately before and after the abolition of negro slavery"

map from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Win...

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map from "Notes of a Journey through Canada, the United States of America, and the West Indies"

map from "Notes of a Journey through Canada, the United States of Amer...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "Notes of a Journey through Canada, the United States of America, and the West Indies". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, c... more

West Indies from "The Colombian Navigator or Sailing Directory for the American Coasts and the West-Indies. Volume the third. Comprehending ... the ... navigation of the Caribbean ... Sea, ... the Caribbee Islands, ... the Bay ... of Honduras ... Composed ... from a great variety of documents, ... especially, A ... translation of the “Derrotero de las Antillas” by A. Livingston ... Second edition ... enlarged. vol. 3"

West Indies from "The Colombian Navigator or Sailing Directory for the...

This image has been taken from scan 000097 from "The Colombian Navigator or Sailing Directory for the American Coasts and the West-Indies. Volume the third. Comprehending ... the ... navigation of the Caribbean... more

Jamaica from "A Winter in The West Indies, described in familiar letters to H. Clay, of Kentucky"

Jamaica from "A Winter in The West Indies, described in familiar lette...

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