Dominia Anglorum in praecipuis insulis Americae : ut sunt insula S. Christophori, Antegoa, Iamaica, Barbados (ex insulis Antillicanis) nec non insulae Bermudes vel Sommers dictae : cum privil. sac. caes. majestatis = Die englische Colonie-Laender auf den Insuln von America.

Description

Map shows boundaries for parishes or political subdivisions, roads, cities, towns, plantations, coastal details, and notable physical features. Includes text and explanations of symbols used; key to land grants for Jamaica; translation of English terms into German. Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Depths shown by soundings and by shading. Scale not given.

Physical Description

5 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; 26 x 27 cm. or smaller, on sheet 55 x 65 cm.

Creation Information

Homann Erben (Firm) [1730..1750].

Context

This map is part of the collection entitled: Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington and was provided by University of Texas at Arlington Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 77 times. More information about this map can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this map or its content.

Publisher

Audiences

Check out our Resources for Educators Site! We've identified this map as a primary source within our collections. Researchers, educators, and students may find this map useful in their work.

Provided By

University of Texas at Arlington Library

The Library promotes learning, teaching, and research to enrich the intellectual, creative, and professional growth of students and faculty. More than just a warehouse for books, journals, maps, and manuscripts, the Library is a thriving outlet for services available to users with the single mission of providing quality and innovative services.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this map. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Portal.

Titles

  • Main Title: Dominia Anglorum in praecipuis insulis Americae : ut sunt insula S. Christophori, Antegoa, Iamaica, Barbados (ex insulis Antillicanis) nec non insulae Bermudes vel Sommers dictae : cum privil. sac. caes. majestatis = Die englische Colonie-Laender auf den Insuln von America.
  • Added Title: Englische Colonie-Lænder auf den Insuln von America.
  • Added Title: Insula Barbadoes.
  • Added Title: Insula Iamaica.
  • Added Title: Insulae Bermudes.
  • Added Title: Insula Antegoa.
  • Added Title: Delineatio Insulæ St. Christophori.

Description

Map shows boundaries for parishes or political subdivisions, roads, cities, towns, plantations, coastal details, and notable physical features. Includes text and explanations of symbols used; key to land grants for Jamaica; translation of English terms into German. Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Depths shown by soundings and by shading. Scale not given.

Physical Description

5 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; 26 x 27 cm. or smaller, on sheet 55 x 65 cm.

Notes

Major text and labels in Latin; parallel translation in German for some text; some text in German only; majority of place names in English.

On verso: 142 [in manuscript].

Languages

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this map in the Portal or other systems.

Collections

This map is part of the following collection of related materials.

Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant, this collection showcases maps from the Gulf Coast region and the greater Southwest.

What responsibilities do I have when using this map?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this map.

Creation Date

  • [1730..1750]

Start & End Dates

  • 1730 - 1750

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • July 8, 2012, 6:10 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • June 18, 2015, 6:27 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this map last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 2
Total Uses: 77

Where

Geographical information about where this map originated or about its content.

Publication Place

Map Information

  • map marker Automatically generated Place Name coordinates.
  • map marker Automatically generated Publication Place coordinates.
  • Repositioning map may be required for optimal printing.

Help Map this Map

Tell us if you know the precise location of this item. In the lower-left corner of map below, select either the pin () or the box (). Use the cross-hair to drop a pin or drag to create a new rectangle. You can zoom in, expand to full screen, change the terrain type, or in some cases switch to street-view so that it's easy for you to determine the coordinates.

Mapped Locations

Interact With This Map

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Viewing

International Image Interoperability Framework

IIF Logo

We support the IIIF Presentation API

Homann Erben (Firm). Dominia Anglorum in praecipuis insulis Americae : ut sunt insula S. Christophori, Antegoa, Iamaica, Barbados (ex insulis Antillicanis) nec non insulae Bermudes vel Sommers dictae : cum privil. sac. caes. majestatis = Die englische Colonie-Laender auf den Insuln von America., map, [1730..1750]; [Nuremberg]. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth231604/: accessed January 22, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.