A new & correct map of the West Indies, drawn from the best authorities

Material Information

A new & correct map of the West Indies, drawn from the best authorities
Alternate title:
New and correct map of the West Indies
The Universal Museum, or, Gentleman's and Ladies' polite magazine of history, politicks and literature
Gibson, J ( John ), active 1750-1792 ( engraver )
Physical Description:
1 map : color ; 17.3 x 24.5 cm, on sheet 22.3 x 27.9 cm
Scale approximately 1:19,200,000 ; British statute miles


Subjects / Keywords:
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Caribbean Area ( lcsh )
History -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- West Indies ( lcsh )
Caribbean Area ( fast )
West Indies ( fast )
Early maps. ( lcgft )
Early maps. ( fast )
Early works. ( fast )
History. ( fast )
Maps. ( fast )
single map ( marcgt )
Early maps ( lcgft )
Early maps ( fast )
Early works ( fast )
History ( fast )
Maps ( fast )
33 x -101, 4 x -101, 4 x -60, 33 x -60 ( Map Coverage )


Jolly, David C. Maps in British periodicals,
McCorkle, Barbara. Carto-bibliography of the maps in eighteenth-century British and American geography books,
Additional Physical Form:
Print version record.
System Details:
System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software.
General Note:
Copper engraving, hand colored.
General Note:
Historical map of the Caribbean area including Mexico, Central America, northern South America, West Indies and the United States bordering the Gulf of Mexico.
General Note:
Title in decorative cartouche at upper right.
General Note:
Includes compass rose and scale bar.
General Note:
"West Longitude from London"
General Note:
Geographic coordinates converted to Greenwich.
General Note:
"Engrav'd for the Universal Museum"--Top margin.
General Note:
From: Universal Museum magazine, vol. 1, Jan. 1762, opposite page 34. Also published later in the year in the American Gazetteer (McCorkle, 7)

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University of Florida
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Resource Identifier:
on10043 ( NOTIS )
1004393446 ( OCLC )
35377648 ( ALEPH )
G4390 1762 .G5 ( lcc )