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Rare separately issued map of Santa Domingo, with a 3 column note at the bottom of the map.

Map of the island of Hispaniola, or Saint Domingue, which contains present-day Haiti and the Domincan Republic. Cartographic elements include some topographical detail, sea banks, scales, and location of roads and boundary between Spanish and French Hispaniola. Includes a ship and parts of Cuba and Puerto Rico. Text at bottom describes physical and political conditions of the island.

The Dutch cartographer, P. L. Griwtonn, included a detailed description of the Spanish and French portions of Hispaniola, a division formalized by the Treaty of Ryswick in 1697.