Cap Français, Saint Domingue / Buttura del., Lacau Jue sculp.
1 print ; 16 x 26 cm.
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Caribbean Area ( lcsh ) Saint Domingue -- Haiti ( lcsh ) Cap Haïtien (Haiti) -- 1830-1840 ( lcsh ) Book illustrations -- 1830-1840 ( lcsh )
Cap Haïtien (Haiti)
View of town, from its outskirts
Cap Français, Cap Haïtien, or Le Cap, is located on Haiti s northern coast. French settlers named the town Cap Français, and made it the capital of St. Domingue. The name was changed to Cap Haïtien during the 19th century.
Title at top of page: French Militaire. Probably from France militaire / Abel Hugo. -- Paris : Delloye, 1838. -- 5 v. : plates, ports., maps ; 28 cm.