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Title: N.B.T. Roney map collection, 1644-1860Add to your cart.

Predominant Dates:1692-1860

ID: ASM0311

Extent: 28.0 Items

Formats/Genres: Maps, West Indies - Maps

Languages: Latin, French, English

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N.B.T. Roney moved to Miami Beach in 1918 and went on to become one of the largest builders in Beach history. Two of his most important developments are the Roney Plaza Hotel and Española Way. His map collection consists of 28 pre-20th century maps of the West Indies or Florida, and include works by famous cartographers such as Blaeu, Sanson, Popple, and Homanno.

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Atlantic Coast (North America) - Maps - Early works to 1800
Caribbean Area - Maps - Early works to 1800
Miami-Dade County (Fla.) - Early works to 1800

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Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: N. B. T. Roney Map Collection Finding Aid © 1991 University of Miami. All rights reserved. Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Head of Special Collections.

Finding Aid Revision History: Revised by Rudo Kemper.

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Item 1: Insulae Americanae In Oceano Septentrionali, cum terris adiacentibus, [1644]Add to your cart.
By Guiljelmus Blaeu
Item 2: Amerique Septentrionale divise en ses principales parties, ou sont distingus les vns des autres Les Estats suivant quils appartiennent presentemet aux Francois, Castillans, Anglois, Suedois Danois, Hollandois, 1692Add to your cart.
Par le S. Sanson
Item 3: A New General Chart for the West Indies of E. Wrights Projection vut Mercator's Chart, 1703Add to your cart.
By Ier Seller and Ch. Brice
Item 4: A New Map of the North Parts of America Claimed by France under ye Names of Louisiana, Mississippi, Canada, and New Frnace with ye adjoining Territories of France and Spain, 1720Add to your cart.
By H. Moll
Item 5: Carte du mexique et de la Frloide des Terres Anloises et des Isles Antilles du Cours et des Environs de la Riviere de Mississippi, 1722Add to your cart.
By Guillaume d'Isle
Item 6: Regni Mexicani seu Norae Hispaniae Ludovicianae, N. Angliae, Carolinae, Virginiae et Pennsylvaniae, nec non Insvlarn Archiplegai Mexicani in America Septentrionali, 1730 or 1763Add to your cart.
By Baptista Homao
Item 7: A Map of the British Empire in America with the French, Spanish, and Dutch settlements adjacent hereto, 1741 or 1733Add to your cart.
By Henry Popple
Item 8: Carte du Golphe du Mexique et des Isles de l'Amerique pour Servir l'Histoire Generale des Voyages, 1754Add to your cart.
By M. Bellin
Item 9: Florida from the Latest Authorities, 1763Add to your cart.
By T. Jefferys
Item 10: A map of the British Empire in North America, 1774Add to your cart.
Samuel Dunn
Item 11: The Coast of West Florida and Louisiana, 1775Add to your cart.
By  T. Jefferys
Item 12: North America from the French of Mr. D'Anville Improved with the English Surveys made since the Peach, 1775Add to your cart.
By Robert Sayer and J. Bennet
Item 13: A New and General Map of the Southern Dominions Belonging to the United States of America, 1794Add to your cart.
By Laurie & Whittle
Item 14: A Chart of the Gulf of Florida or New Bahama Channel, commonly the Gulf Passage, between Florida, the Isle of Cuba, & the Bahama Islands, 1794Add to your cart.
By W. Faden
Item 15: A New Map of the West Indian Isles, from the latest authorities, 1803Add to your cart.
By John Cary
Item 16: America, 1803Add to your cart.
By Robert Wilkinson
Item 17: A New Map of Part of the United States of America, containing the Carolinas and Georgia. Also the Floridas and part of the Bahama Island etc. from the latest authorities, 1806Add to your cart.
By Joh Cary
Item 18: West Indies, drawn under the direction of Mr. Pinkerton, 1809Add to your cart.
By L. Herbert, Neele sculpt
Item 19: Map of Florida, 1823Add to your cart.
By H.S. Tanner
Item 20: Florida, 1823Add to your cart.
By F. Lucas
Item 21: Florida, 1827Add to your cart.
J. Drayton
Item 22: Map of the Territory of Florida, 1834Add to your cart.
By Illman & Pillrow
Item 23: Florida, 1839Add to your cart.
By H.S. Tanner
Item 24: Florida, 1847Add to your cart.
By S. Augustus Mitchell
Item 25: Colton's Florida, 1855Add to your cart.
J.H. Colton
Item 26: County Map of Florida, 1860Add to your cart.
S. Augustus Mitchell
Item 27: A map of the West-Indies or the Islands of America in the North Sea: with ye adjacent countries; explaining what belongs to Spain, England, France, Holldand, etc. also ye Trade Winds, and ye several Tracts made by ye Galeons and Flota from place to place. According to ye Newest and most Exact Observations, [1715?]Add to your cart.
By Herman Moll
Item 28: "To the right Honourable John Lord Sommers Baron of Evesham in ye Country of Worcester President of Her Majesty's most Honourable Privy Council etc. This map of North America according to ye Newest and Most Exact observations is most humbly dedicated by your Lordship's most Humble Servant Herman Moll, Geographer.", [1720]Add to your cart.
By Herman Moll

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