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Number: 1391
Continent: Africa
Region: Central
Place Names: Congo, Angola, Benguela, Kingdom of Dongo,
Year of Origin: 1745
Title: A Map of the Kingdoms of Kongo, Angola, & Benguela with the Adjacent Countries
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Language: English
Publish Origin: London
Height: 22.4
Width: 29.2
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
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Color Type: Outline Color
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Cartographer: Thomas Astley
Engraver: G Child
Publisher: Thomas Astley
Other Contributors: Guillaume De L'Isle
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Notes: Kapp; from "A New General Collection of Voyages and Travels: Consisting of the most Esteemed Relations, whcih have been hitherto published in any Language.." In the center of map is the Kingdom of Dongo destroyed by the Portugese but previously in 1619 it was recorded as the Dongo Angola origin of the first slaves arriving at Jamestown Virginia as noted in the ship log displayed for the 400th anniversary of the Jamestown advent.
Last updated: Jul 28, 2020