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First posted on July 4th 2002, last revised on April 25th 2009






Madeira since 1974
Madeira 1939-1974
Madeira 1918-1939
Madeira 1880-1918
Madeira 1815-1880
Madeira 1660-1815
Madeira before 1660

Historical Encyclopedia Entries : Madeira 1809-1904


Students' Paper : Lim, Seung Hwan, History of Sugar Plantations (Sept. 2008)



WEB-BIBLIOGRAPHY . . . EXTERNAL FILES
Country Profiles Article Madeira Islands, from Wikipedia
Links, General Category : History of Madeira, from Wikipedia
Historical Maps Madeira Road Map, from Travel Images
Timelines A Timeline of the History of Madeira, by Jorge Barbosa, rudimentary
Accounts of History from Guia Madeira
from Wikipedia
from Landenweb, in Dutch
Article Madeira : Historia, from Wikipedia Portuguese edition
History of Madeira, by Amaro
Article Regiao Autonoma da Madeira : Historia, from Wikipedia Portuguese edition
Arnold van Wickeren, Geschiedenis van Portugal en van de Portugezen overzee, Deel 1 chapter 5 Het begin van de maritieme expansie, subch.7, De Madeira Archipel, Deel 6 chapter 1 De Atlantische eilanden, subch.1, De Madeira Archipel, Deel 7 chapter 5 De Atlantische eilanden, subch.0, De kolonisatie van de Madeira Archipel, Deel 9 chapter 1 De Atlandische eilanden en Opper-Guinea, subch.0, De Madeira Archipel, Deel 13 chapter 3, De Atlantische eilanden en West Afrika, subch.0, De Madeira Archipel, in Dutch, posted on Colonial Voyage
Encyclopedia Entries Articles Madeira, Funchal, from EB 1911
Article Funchal, from Catholic Encyclopedia (1907-1912)
Articles Madeira, Funchal, in : Meyers Konversationslexikon 1885-1892, in German
J. Chr. Nelkenbrecher, Allgemeines Taschenbuch der Münz-, Maass- und Gewichtskunde für Banquiers und Kaufleute (General Manual on Coinage, Measurement and Weights, for Bankers and Merchants) Berlin 1832, in German, entries Madeira, posted by DTBSWS
Economy Global Currency History : Madeira
Economy of Madeira, from Wikipedia
History, from Madeira Wine Guide
Sugar, Honey, Rum, Embroidery : History and Evolution, Madeira Wine, Wickerwork, from Madeira
History of Madeira Wine, from Madeira Wine
Company Histories : Madeira Wine Company, from Funding Universe
J.M. dos Santos Alves, O triangulo Madeira/Achem/Macau. Um projecto transoceanico de comercio de opio (1808-1816), Archipel 1998 vol.56 pp.43-70
Ethnography Some Preliminary Thoughts on Portuguese Emigration from Madeira to British Guiana, by Noel Menezes; Exiles of Madeira, by W.M. Blackburn (1860, migrated to Illinois); The Trajectory of the Portuguese Protestant Migration in the 19th and 20th Centuries, by Antonio de Vasconcelos Nogueira (on immigration of Englishmen and Scots, and on emigration of Madeirans to West Indies); Protestant Exiles from Madeira in Illinois, from Library of Congress; Research Resources Related to the Madeira Exiles, from Rootsweb; Portuguese Immigration to Hawaii 1878-1913, by Genealogy Forum
Madeirans, from World Culture Encyclopedia
Religion Chronology of Catholic Dioceses : Portugal, by Kirken i Norge
Virtual Jewish History Tour : Madeira, from Jewish Virtual Library
Bishops of Funchal / Madeira, from Roman Catholic Hierarchy
History of Regions Article Savage Islands, from Wikipedia
History of Cities Article Funchal, from Wikipedia
Article Funchal : Historia, from Wikipedia Portuguese edition
Institutions Article Madeira Airport, University of Madeira, from Wikipedia
Structurae : Madeira; search Lighthouse Explorer for Madeira
Bibliographies Search ISBN Database for Madeira ..
Search RHS Bibliography for Madeira
Madeira, from The Online Books Page
Luso-Brazilian Books
Biographies Article Madeira : Madeirenses Illustres, from Wikipedia Portuguese edition

WEB-BIBLIOGRAPHY . . . EXTERNALLY POSTED DOCUMENTS
Lists of Statesmen World Statesmen : Madeira, by Ben Cahoon; Rulers : Portugal by B. Schemmel; scroll down for Madeira
Population Figures Historical Population Statistics, Portugal, Provinces, from Population Statistics by Jan Lahmeyer; look for Madeira
Document Surveys Ch.12 : De Scriptoribus Rerum Africanarum et Americanarum, pp.263-273, in B.G. Struve, Selecta bibliotheca historica, 1705, in Latin, GB ; a catalogue of narrative historical sources
Scriptores de insulis Africae orientaliae adiacentibus : S. Helenae, S. Thomae, Promontoriae viridis, Canariis, Madera, Azoribus pp.211-220 in vol.3 pt.1 of B.G. Struve/J.G. Meusel, Bibliotheca historica 1787, in Latin, GB
Document Collections
Tour Guides Archipel de Madere, pp.179-206 in C.P. de Kerhallet, Manuel de la navigation ?la c?e occidentale d'Afrique vol.1, 1857, in French, GB
Travelogues
Residence Memoirs H.N. Coleridge, Six Months' Residence in the West Indies in 1825, 3rd ed. 1832, GB; on Madeira pp.5-30
Archives Arquivo Regional da Madeira, English language page
Madeira Museums, from Madeira Island
Madeira Index, from Showcaves
Laurisilva of Madeira, from UNESCO World Heritage
Symbols Flag, from FOTW; Coat of Arms, from International Civic Heraldry
Coins, Banknotes Coin Catalogue of Madeira Islands, from Numismaticon
Banknotes of Madeira, from Tom Chao's Paper Money Gallery
Search Coin Archives for Madeira
Stamps

BIBLIOGRAPHY
General Accounts M. de Azevedo, Historias das ilhas: reminiscencias dos Açores e da Madeira (1899) in Portuguese, posted on Internet Archive
W.M. Blackburn, The Exiles of Madeira (1860), posted on Internet Archive
J.M. Rendell, Concise handbook of the island of Madeira (1881), posted on Internet Archive
Th. Ashe, A commercial view, and geographical sketch, of the Brasils in South America, and of the island of Madeira... serving as a guide to the commercial world.. (1812), posted on Internet Archive
A.J.D. Biddle, The land of the wine : being an account of the Madeira Islands at the beginning of the twentieth century and from a new point of view (1901), posted on Internet Archive
Sources G.A. Pery, Geographia e estatistica geral de Portugal e colonias, com um atlas (1875) in Portuguese, posted on Internet Archive