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A general sketch of the Harbour of Sierra Leona, pointing out the situation of the New Colony.

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Title
A general sketch of the Harbour of Sierra Leona, pointing out the situation of the New Colony.
Names
Wadström, Carl Bernhard (1746-1799) (Author)
Collection

essay on colonization, particularly applied to the western coast of Africa, with some free thoughts on cultivation and commerce; also brief descriptions of the colonies already formed, or attempted, in Africa, including those of Sierra Leona and Bulama. By C.B. Wadstrom. In two parts; illustrated with a nautical map (from lat. 5⁰ 30' to lat. 14⁰ N.) and other plates.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1794 - 1795
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for the author by Darton and Harvey
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 325.6-W (Wadstrom, C. B. Essay on colonization)
Topics
Freetown (Sierra Leone)
Harbors -- Sierra Leone
Physical Description
Extent: 1 folded map : 12.8 x 14.6 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Barcode: 33433034105399
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR26287943-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11668181
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 864addc0-0040-0130-9e82-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1746: Creator Born
  • 1794: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1799: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "A general sketch of the Harbour of Sierra Leona, pointing out the situation of the New Colony." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1794 - 1795. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fcf8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "A general sketch of the Harbour of Sierra Leona, pointing out the situation of the New Colony." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 4, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fcf8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1794 - 1795). A general sketch of the Harbour of Sierra Leona, pointing out the situation of the New Colony. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fcf8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A general sketch of the Harbour of Sierra Leona, pointing out the situation of the New Colony.