Description This is a fine reproduction of the spectacular 1754 cadastral map of the Caribbean island of St. Croix, Danish West Indies (US Virgin Islands since 1917), done under the guidance of Adam Gotlob Moltke. This unique map was annotated in pen, in the year 1767, to show the names of the land owners on the respective estates. It also has inset views of the city plans of Christiansted and Frederiksted. This map is a must for any genealogist, historian, Crucian / Cruzan, or St. Croix lover! A very beautiful St. Croix map!This fine art print is historical, educational, and decorative and is suitable for framing and will make a nice addition to any collection or a great gift!
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