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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.

Wie Heironymus Benzodie Schiffart in Indian so gegen Nidergang der Sonnen gelegen erstamals fürgenommen

Wie Heironymus Benzodie Schiffart in Indian so gegen Nidergang der Son...

Imaginary view of Seville's harbor, where Girolamo Benzoni set sail for the West Indies.

Insvlæ Americanæ in Oceano Septentrionali cum terris adjacentibus

Insvlæ Americanæ in Oceano Septentrionali cum terris adjacentibus

Sheet removed from German ed. of W.J. Blaeu's atlas: Atlas novus, Amsterdam, 1634. Map redesigned from a portion of Blaeu's larger map of North America printed ca. 1630. Has vertical fold line at center of shee... more

Havana op 't Eyland Cvba.

Havana op 't Eyland Cvba.

Relief shown pictorially and by gradient tints. Shows aerial view of the port of Havana on the island of Cuba including buildings, ships, and fortifications. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Attributed to Joan Vinck... more

West-Indische paskaert waer in de graden der breedde over weder zijden vande middellijn wassende so vergrooten dat die geproportioneert sijn tegen hunne nevenstaende graden der lengde. vertonende behalve Europaes zuydelijcste alle de seekusten van Africa en America, begrepen in 't Octroy bij de H.M.H. Staten Generael der vereenigde Nederl. verleent aende Generale West Indische Compagnie.

West-Indische paskaert waer in de graden der breedde over weder zijden...

Shows the west coast of North America from Belle Isle, Newfoundland, both coasts of South America, mediterranean Europe, and the east coast of Africa. Includes illustrations. Available also through the Library ... more

[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

Ménagerie

Ménagerie

Blacks working in plantation factory, French West Indies. Illus. in: Du Tertre, Histoire generale des Antilles habitees par les François, Paris, 1667-1671, right side of plate, between pp. 420-421. This record ... 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

A chart of the Caribe Ilands [sic] /

A chart of the Caribe Ilands [sic] /

Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

Isole Antili, la Cuba e la Spagnuola

Isole Antili, la Cuba e la Spagnuola

Gift of the estate of Jessica Lee. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 95-11 Vault

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

Tabula Mexicae et Floridae : terrarum Anglicarum, et anteriorum Americae insularum, item cursuum et circuituum fluminis Mississipi dicti.

Tabula Mexicae et Floridae : terrarum Anglicarum, et anteriorum Americ...

Shows the extent of New Spain and Florida, New France, the American colonies, and the West Indies, rivers, towns, and trade routes. Text in Latin. Title from caption. Relief shown pictorially. Measures east fro... more

A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; with ye adjacent countries; explaning [sic] what belongs to Spain, England, France, Holland &c. also ye trade winds, and ye several tracts made by ye galeons and flota from place to place. According to ye newest and most exact observations,

A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; w...

Scale ca. 1:4,300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Sold by H. Moll and by I. King at ye Globe in ye Poultrey near Stocks Market." "To Wil. Paterson esq; this map of the West-Indies &c. is most humb... more

A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; with ye adjacent countries; explaning [sic] what belongs to Spain, England, France, Holland, &c. also ye trade winds, and ye several tracts made by ye galeons and flota from place to place.

A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; w...

Scale ca. 1:5,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Printed for Tho: Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard and Iohn Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill." "To Wil. Paterson, Esq; this map of the West Ind... 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

A plan of the harbour of Chebucto and town of Halifax

A plan of the harbour of Chebucto and town of Halifax

Depths shown by soundings. Includes ensign of Nova Scotia, 6 coat of arms, and drawings of three native insects and a porcupine. Oriented with north to the right. Appears in the Gentleman's Magazine, May 1750, ... more

Partie de la mer du Nord, où se trouvent les grandes et petites isles Antilles, et les isles Lucayes,

Partie de la mer du Nord, où se trouvent les grandes et petites isles ...

Scale ca. 1:750,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1718 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651

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

Particular draughts and plans of some of the principal towns and harbours belonging to the English, French, and Spaniards, in America and West Indies

Particular draughts and plans of some of the principal towns and harbo...

Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 68." From the author's A complete atlas, or distinct view of the known world. 1752. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ... more

A plan of the town and harbour of Louisbourg in the Island of Cape Breton : taken from ye French on June 17 1745 by ye New England men under ye command of General Pepperell, assisted by ye British fleet commanded by Admiral Warren

A plan of the town and harbour of Louisbourg in the Island of Cape Bre...

Relief shown pictorially. Includes index. One of 13 maps in the atlas plate "Particular draughts and plans of some of the principal towns and harbours belonging to the English, French, and Spaniards, in America... more

Guadaloupe, one of the Caribee Islands in the West Indies from the latest discovery

Guadaloupe, one of the Caribee Islands in the West Indies from the lat...

Scale ca. 1:500,000. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Ferro. Stamped on: Ford Collection. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2008 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster i... more

Descripcion de la costa de Tierra Firme desde el Cavo de la Agusa hasta la Barra de Palmas diga de la Trinidad: Con todas las yslas, bajos, arresifes & ca. Leho por las latitudes y longitudes de Dn. Bartolome de la Rosa.

Descripcion de la costa de Tierra Firme desde el Cavo de la Agusa hast...

Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Title on verso: Palmas to Carthagena, 206. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, on tracing paper. Prime meridian: Ferro. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1687 LC Luso-H... 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.

An accurate map of the Caribby Islands with the crowns &c. to which they severally belong /

An accurate map of the Caribby Islands with the crowns &c. to which th...

From The London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer. March 1759, v. 28. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1958 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

A plan of Quebec

A plan of Quebec

Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications. Oriented with north to the right. Includes index to points of interest and text. Insets: The port & environs of Quebec as it was when attack'd by the English -- A... more

Dominia anglorum in præcipuis insulis Americæ ut sunt insula: Christophori, Antegoa, Iamaica, Barbados; nec non insulae Bermudes vel Sommers dictae, singulari mappa omnia a exhibita et edita ab Homannianis Heredibus. Die englische Colonie-Laender auf den Insuln von America und zwar die Insuln: S. Christophori, Antegoa, Iamaica, Barbados; samt den Ins: Bermudes, sonst Sommers genańt,

Dominia anglorum in præcipuis insulis Americæ ut sunt insula: Christop...

Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. From the author's Atlas geographicvs maior, ... 1753-59 [i.e. 1781; v. 1, 1759] v. 1. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1723 Available also through the Li... more

Dominia anglorum in præcipuis insulis Americæ ut sunt insula: S. Christophori, Antegoa, Iamaica, Barbados; nec non insulae Bermudes vel Sommers dictae, singulari mappa omnia exhibita et edita ab Homannianis Heredibus. Gum privil. sac. Caes. Majestatis. Die englische Colonie-Laender auf den Insuln von America und zwar die Insuln: S. Christophori, Antegoa, Iamaica, Barbados; samt den Ins: Bermudes, sonst Sommers genańt,

Dominia anglorum in præcipuis insulis Americæ ut sunt insula: S. Chris...

Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1723 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes explanatory notes and index. Vault AACR2

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

Martinico, one of the Caribbee Islands, in the West Indies; subject to the French

Martinico, one of the Caribbee Islands, in the West Indies; subject to...

Scale ca. 1:250,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2048 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

Guadaloupe one of the Caribbee Islands subject to France in the West Indies,

Guadaloupe one of the Caribbee Islands subject to France in the West I...

Scale ca. 1:265,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Ferro and London. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Trimmed to border. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2015 Available also through the Library of ... 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

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

A new map of the Caribbee Islands in America /

A new map of the Caribbee Islands in America /

Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1959 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

A new map of North America wherein the British Dominions in the continent of North America, and on the islands of the West Indies, are carefully laid down from all the surveys, hitherto made; and the boundaries of the new governments, as well as the other provinces are shewn. Also extracts from the definitive Treaty of Peace in 1763, relative to the cessions made to his Britannick Majesty on the continent of North America, and to the partition agreed on for the islands

A new map of North America wherein the British Dominions in the contin...

Scale ca. 1:5,100,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "The projection of this map is on the 2 meridians of London & Ferro." Includes notes, text, and inset "A map of the bays of Hudson and Baffin." Ava... 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.

Guadaloupe one of the Caribbee Islands subject to France in the West Indies,

Guadaloupe one of the Caribbee Islands subject to France in the West I...

Scale ca. 1:265,000. Prime meridian: Ferro and London. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2016 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ima... more

[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

Chart, containing the coasts of California, New Albion, and Russian discoveries to the north; with the peninsula of Kamtschatka, in Asia, opposite thereto; and islands, dispersed over the Pacific Ocean, to the north of the line. North America and the West Indies, with the opposite coasts of Europe and Africa

Chart, containing the coasts of California, New Albion, and Russian di...

Scale ca. 1:16,300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London and Ferro. Shows routes of major exploration. In lower right corner: IV. Includes charts of astronomical observations and d... 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

Map of the Gulf of Mexico, the islands, and countries adjacent : for the Rev. Dr. Robertson's History of America

Map of the Gulf of Mexico, the islands, and countries adjacent : for t...

Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. In upper right margin: Vol. 1. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

A new chart of the West Indian islands;

A new chart of the West Indian islands;

Scale ca. 1:9,750,000. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1738 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

Plan of St. Lucia, in the West Indies: Shewing the positions of the English and French forces with the attacks made at its reduction in Decr. 1778

Plan of St. Lucia, in the West Indies: Shewing the positions of the En...

Scale ca. 1:51,000. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the left. Shows attacks made on Dec. 13-Dec. 16. Includes descriptive text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2073 Available also through ... more

Les grandes et petites isles Antilles, et les iles Lucayes avec une partie de la mer du Nord

Les grandes et petites isles Antilles, et les iles Lucayes avec une pa...

Scale ca. 1:4,870,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. In upper right corner: P. II 50. From P. Santini's Atlas universal. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1740 Available also through the Library of... more

Les grandes et petites isles Antilles, et les isles Lucayes avec une partie de la mer du Nord.

Les grandes et petites isles Antilles, et les isles Lucayes avec une p...

Scale ca. 1:4,870,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "P.II.50." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1719 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 651; 700

Carte des Isles Antilles dans l'Amérique septentrionale, avec la majeure partie des Isles Lucayes; saisant partie du théâtre de la guerre entre les anglais et les américains.

Carte des Isles Antilles dans l'Amérique septentrionale, avec la majeu...

Scale ca. 1:2,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. Hand colored. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1741 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "Notice historique de... 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

Map of the islands of Martinico, Dominico, Guardalupe, St. Christophers &c. shewing the place of Adml. Rodney's late victory over the French fleet.

Map of the islands of Martinico, Dominico, Guardalupe, St. Christopher...

Relief shown pictorially. In upper right margin: Political Mage June 1782. From Political magazine and parliamentary, naval, military, and literary journal, June 1782, v. 3. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789,... more

[Allegorical cartouche showing West Indians harvesting cane, a Native woman breast feeding an infant, and cherubs]

[Allegorical cartouche showing West Indians harvesting cane, a Native ...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: De nieuwe groote lichtende zee-fakkel ... / Claes Janszoon Vooght. Amsterdam : G.H. van Keulen, 1782, no. 1. Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prin... 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

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

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

Salem, February 22, 1783. Capt. George Williams, jun, arrived from the West-Indies, via Portsmouth, has favoured us with the St. Lucia gazette of the 18th of January ... [Salem] Printed by S. Hall, 1783].

Salem, February 22, 1783. Capt. George Williams, jun, arrived from the...

Imprint 3.; Not in Evans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 42, Folder 11.

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.

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

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. At the bottom, shows an o... 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

Prise de Tabago dessiné par William ; gravé par N. Ponce, Graveur de Mgr. Comte d'Artois

Prise de Tabago dessiné par William ; gravé par N. Ponce, Graveur de M...

Print shows French troops, some suffering from heat exhaustion, during the invasion of British held Tobago in May 1781; the French took advantage of the British pre-occupation with the American Revolution to at... more

Précis du traité de paix, signé à Versailles le 3 Septembre 1783 / N. Ponce, inv. et sculpsit.

Précis du traité de paix, signé à Versailles le 3 Septembre 1783 / N. ...

Print shows ten battle scenes from the American revolutionary war, from the battle of Trenton in December 1776 to the victory of Comte de Grimouard, commander of the Scipion, in the West Indies in November 1782... 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

Stabilimenti de francesi, inglesi, e spagnuoli nelle isole Antille

Stabilimenti de francesi, inglesi, e spagnuoli nelle isole Antille

Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Hand colored. "Di nuova projezione." Relief shown pictorially. Appears in the author's Atlante novissimo. 1785. v. 4. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster i... 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 new map of the whole continent of America : divided into North and South and West Indies wherein are exactly described the United States of North America as well as the several European possessions according to the preliminaries of peace signed at Versailles Jan. 20, 1783

A new map of the whole continent of America : divided into North and S...

Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro Island. Appears in Thomas Kitchin's A general atlas describing the whole universe, [1793]. Includes inset "The supplement to North America containing the countrie... more

Carta esférica de las yslas de Sn. Martin, Sn. Bartolome y Anguila /

Carta esférica de las yslas de Sn. Martin, Sn. Bartolome y Anguila /

Depths shown by soundings. At head of title: Primera División. Prime meridians: Cádiz and Trinidad. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 40 Available also through the Library of Congre... more

U.S. Reports: United States v. Guinet, et al., 2 U.S. (2 Dall.) 321 (1795)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Guinet, et al., 2 U.S. (2 Dall.) 321 (1...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 2; Dallas Volume 2; April Term, 1795; United States versus Guinet, et al., The

U.S. Reports: United States v. La Vengeance, 3 U.S. (3 Dall.) 297 (1796)

U.S. Reports: United States v. La Vengeance, 3 U.S. (3 Dall.) 297 (179...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 3; Dallas Volume 3; August Term, 1796; The United States versus La Vengeance.

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.

U.S. Reports: Thurston v. Koch, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 348 (1800)

U.S. Reports: Thurston v. Koch, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 348 (1800)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 4; Dallas Volume 4; October Term, 1800; Thurston versus Koch

De la danse.

De la danse.

This manual describes a colonial view of the history of dance in the West Indies, focusing on the dance of Creoles. Moreau de Saint-Méry (1750-1819), discusses the effects of slavery and the African roots for ... more

Doctor Sangrado curing John Bull of repletion-with the kind offices of young Clysterpipe & Little Boney - a hint from Gil Blas / Js. Gillray invt. & fect.

Doctor Sangrado curing John Bull of repletion-with the kind offices of...

Cartoon showing Addington saying, "courage John Bull-courage", as he bleeds arm of John Bull, who is supported by Hawkesbury, who repeats "courage Johnny". Napoleon holds out his hat to catch the blood, "West I... 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 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...

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portrait from "Landreise aus Ostindien nach Europa, unternommen im Jahre 1797 auf einem ... wenig bekannten Wege durch die ... Türkey, Siebenbürgen, Ungarn und Teutschland. Auszugsweise aus dem Englischen übersetzt. L. Degrandprés Reise nach der westlichen Küste von Afrika, oder dem Königreiche Loango, in den Jahren 1786 und 1787. Aus dem Französischen übersetzt ... von M. C. Sprengel"

portrait from "Landreise aus Ostindien nach Europa, unternommen im Jah...

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portrait from "Landreise aus Ostindien nach Europa, unternommen im Jahre 1797 auf einem ... wenig bekannten Wege durch die ... Türkey, Siebenbürgen, Ungarn und Teutschland. Auszugsweise aus dem Englischen übersetzt. L. Degrandprés Reise nach der westlichen Küste von Afrika, oder dem Königreiche Loango, in den Jahren 1786 und 1787. Aus dem Französischen übersetzt ... von M. C. Sprengel"

portrait from "Landreise aus Ostindien nach Europa, unternommen im Jah...

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portrait from "Landreise aus Ostindien nach Europa, unternommen im Jahre 1797 auf einem ... wenig bekannten Wege durch die ... Türkey, Siebenbürgen, Ungarn und Teutschland. Auszugsweise aus dem Englischen übersetzt. L. Degrandprés Reise nach der westlichen Küste von Afrika, oder dem Königreiche Loango, in den Jahren 1786 und 1787. Aus dem Französischen übersetzt ... von M. C. Sprengel"

portrait from "Landreise aus Ostindien nach Europa, unternommen im Jah...

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portrait from "Landreise aus Ostindien nach Europa, unternommen im Jahre 1797 auf einem ... wenig bekannten Wege durch die ... Türkey, Siebenbürgen, Ungarn und Teutschland. Auszugsweise aus dem Englischen übersetzt. L. Degrandprés Reise nach der westlichen Küste von Afrika, oder dem Königreiche Loango, in den Jahren 1786 und 1787. Aus dem Französischen übersetzt ... von M. C. Sprengel"

portrait from "Landreise aus Ostindien nach Europa, unternommen im Jah...

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To his excellency Thos. Jefferson, esqr., president of the Congress, this chart of the United States of America : including Halifax, Havannah Havana, New Providence, and all the northern parts of the West Indies

To his excellency Thos. Jefferson, esqr., president of the Congress, t...

Covers coast of United States from southern end of Tampa Bay, Florida, to eastern end of Maine. Also covers coastal areas in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Bahamas, and Cuba and covers western portion of Gulf Stre... 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

U.S. Reports: The Fortuna, 15 U.S. (2 Wheat.) 161 (1817)

U.S. Reports: The Fortuna, 15 U.S. (2 Wheat.) 161 (1817)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 15; Wheaton Volume 2; February Term, 1817; Fortuna - Krause, et al. Claimants, The

The mode of flogging slaves

The mode of flogging slaves

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Note on shelflist card: Brit. XIXc. "as described in Bickell's "West Indies as they are", page 13" text after title. Plate mark indistinguishable.

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 "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...

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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...

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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 America...

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