An index map to the following sixteen sheets being a compleat [sic.] chart of the West Indies with letters in the margin to direct the placing the different sheets in their proper places..

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Map shows the Gulf of Mexico, Central America, part of South America, and West Indian islands, with towns and rivers. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.

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1 map : col. ; 37 x 61 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. 1775.

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The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries contributes a large collection of maps, photographs, books, and letters to several collections, including German Immigration to Texas, Humanities Texas Grant, and Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures. They also provide select items for the Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary collection.

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Map shows the Gulf of Mexico, Central America, part of South America, and West Indian islands, with towns and rivers. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.

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1 map : col. ; 37 x 61 cm.

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Text: "London, Printed for Robt. Sayer, Map & Printseller, No. 53 in Fleet Street, as the Act directs 20th, Feby. 1775."

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An index map to the following sixteen sheets being a compleat [sic.] chart of the West Indies with letters in the margin to direct the placing the different sheets in their proper places.., map, 1775; London. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth192452/: accessed September 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.