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A new & correct map of the trading part of the West Indies: including the seat of war between Gr. Britain and Spain; likewise the British Empire in America, with the French and Spanish settlements adjacent thereto; adorn'd with prospects of ye most considerable towns, ports, harbours &c. therein contained from the latest & best observations

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A new & correct map of the trading part of the West Indies: including the seat of war between Gr. Britain and Spain; likewise the British Empire in America, with the French and Spanish settlements adjacent thereto; adorn'd with prospects of ye most considerable towns, ports, harbours &c. therein contained from the latest & best observations
Names
Overton, Henry, active 1751-1764 (Bookseller)
Collection

Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1741
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for and sold by Henry Overton, at the White Horse without Newgate
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6394 [LHS 708]
Topics
Cities and towns -- Caribbean Area
North America
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "Dedicated to the Honble. Edward Vernon Esqr., Vice Admiral of the Blue and Commander in chief of all his Majs. ships in the West Indies, by H.O."
Content: Includes insets of the views of: Havana -- Panama -- Porto Rico -- Cartagena -- Porto Bello -- Boston -- New York -- Mexico -- Vera Cruz -- Chagre.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 708.
Funding: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 54 x 68 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 48663223
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15307939
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 62f998a0-c5d5-012f-0945-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1741: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new & correct map of the trading part of the West Indies" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1741. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef42-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new & correct map of the trading part of the West Indies" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 15, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef42-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1741). A new & correct map of the trading part of the West Indies Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef42-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A new & correct map of the trading part of the West Indies