French Chart of Isla Culebra

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Antilles – Ile de Culebra ou du Passage

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This detailed chart of Isla Culebra (now an island-municipality of Puerto Rico) was derived from British Admiralty surveys. With no permanent population for centuries, the island was settled by the Spanish in the 1880s, and ceded to the United States after the Spanish-American War.

Condition & Materials

French naval chart, sheet 3256, sheet size 72.5 x 105 cm, engraved by Delamare, black and white, with coastal profiles in the lower part of the chart, centrefold, one or two marginal nicks and tears, blank verso.

Title

French Chart of Isla Culebra

Mapmaker(s)

Dépôt des Cartes et Plans de la Marine

Place of publication

Paris

Date of publication

1873

Colour

black and white

Printed Area Measurements

72.5 x 105 cm [sheet size]