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DeSoto Longboat (M) - Florida Gulf Coast TSCA

The Florida Maritime Museum at Cortez, FL, volunteers replicated one of the earliest foreign boats to come to Florida’s shores, maybe even the first to arrive at the west coast of Florida: a.

A mesmerizing and extremely scarce 1795 Charles Roberts nautical chart of the Windward Passage, between Cuba and Hispaniola (Santo Domingo), in the Greater Antilles, West Indies.  Centered on Great Iguana Island (Le Mornet or Grand Inague) in the modern day Bahamas, this map covers from eastern Cuba to the Porto Rico Channel and from Guanahani Island (Cat Island, where Columbus supposedly landed) southwards to include all of Hispaniola and Jamaica.  Cuba is overlaid with four land profiles…

1795 Faden Map of the Greater Antilles (West Indies): Bahamas, Cuba, Hispaniola

A mesmerizing and extremely scarce 1795 Charles Roberts nautical chart of the Windward Passage, between Cuba and Hispaniola (Santo Domingo), in the Greater Antilles, West Indies. Centered on Great Iguana Island (Le Mornet or Grand Inague) in the modern day Bahamas, this map covers from eastern Cuba to the Porto Rico Channel and from Guanahani Island (Cat Island, where Columbus supposedly landed) southwards to include all of Hispaniola and Jamaica. Cuba is overlaid with four land profiles…

The Black-whiskered Vireo (Vireo altiloquus) is a small passerine bird, which breeds in southern Florida, USA, and the West Indies as far south as the offshore islands of Venezuela. It is a partial migrant, with northern birds wintering from the Greater Antilles to northern South America. This species has occurred as a rare vagrant to Costa Rica.

The Black-whiskered Vireo (Vireo altiloquus) is a small passerine bird, which breeds in southern Florida, USA, and the West Indies as far south as the offshore islands of Venezuela.

“CORAL REEF” MATRIX AND PLUG-IN FOR 1000 PASSIVE HOUSES Called «The Pearl of West Indies», Haiti was during a long time the most visited country of the Greater Antilles representing the occidental third of Hispaniola Island. Devastated in 2010 by an earthquake measuring 7.0 on […]

“CORAL REEF” MATRIX AND PLUG-IN FOR 1000 PASSIVE HOUSES Called «The Pearl of West Indies», Haiti was during a long time the most visited country of the Greater Antilles representing the occidental third of Hispaniola Island. Devastated in 2010 by an earthquake measuring 7.0 on […]

Zemis from the Lesserandthe Greater Antilles.(A  – F) All from Carriacou (A andE as wellas B andFare different viewsof the same figures (photos by Quetta Kaye); (G – H) twoviews of an artifact from Puerto Rico in the W. Geigel collection; (I and J)University of Puerto Rico collections (all courtesy of José Oliver)

Once considered a backwater of New World prehistory, the Caribbean has now emerged from the archaeological shadows as a critical region for answering a host of questions related to human population dispersal, Neotropical island adaptations, maritime

Country of the West Indies that occupies the eastern two-thirds of Hispaniola, the second largest island of the Greater Antilles chain in the Caribbean Sea. Haiti, also an independent...

Dominican Republic

Country of the West Indies that occupies the eastern two-thirds of Hispaniola, the second largest island of the Greater Antilles chain in the Caribbean Sea. Haiti, also an independent.

Trip #6 - Riu Montego Bay, Jamaica, greater Antilles in the West Indies February 2009

Hotel Riu Montego Bay is a all-inclusive resort located in Jamaica. Book this popular resort at the best prices. One of the best Riu Hotels in the Caribbean

Sugar mill and mill yard

Clements Library houses original resources for the study of American history and culture from the fifteenth to the early twentieth century.

The American Crocodile, Crocodylus acutus

The largest known true crocodile identified: - A crocodile large enough to swallow humans once lived in East Africa, according to a University of Iowa researcher.

Here is a little boat built on a beach at Ile a Vache-S-W Haiti. and sailed to West Palm Beach, I think thats in Florida. some 800 miles. Launched...

A sloop, Haiti. "Do like the Haitians and build a sloop with found materials and tools 'by guess and by god".

Pollo Guisado (Puerto Rican Chicken Stew) | Delish D'Lites

Pollo Guisado (Puerto Rican Chicken Stew)

Pollo Guisado (Puerto Rican Chicken Stew) | Delish D'Lites

Bicknell's Thrush (Catharus bicknelli) Eastern United States and Canada

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