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First posted on November 30th 2010

A dispute over the form of government resulted in the secession of Ecuador and Venezuela from Gran Colombia in 1830; the remainder (modern Colombia with Panama) in 1831 took on the new name of Republic of New Granada (1831-1863). In 1863 it was renamed Colombia.

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Country Profiles Modern Article : Republic of New Granada, from Wikipedia
Article : Republica de la Nueva Granada, from Wikipedia Spanish edition
Links Categoria : Republica de la Nueva Granada, from Wikipedia Spanish edition
Organizations Asociacion Colombiana de Historiadores
Asociacion Colombiana de Historia Economica
Asociacion Colombiana de Historia Regional y Local
Asociacion Lesseps
Instituto Colombiana de Antropologia e Historia
Historical Dictionaries T.C. Mosquera, Diccionario geografico de los Estados Unidos de Colombia (1868) in Spanish, posted on Internet Archive
J.E. Ortiz, Diccionario jeografico de los Estados Unidos de Colombia (1879) in Spanish, posted on Internet Archive
Accounts of History Modern Article : Republic of New Granada, from Wikipedia
Article : Historia de la Nueva Granada, from Wikipedia Spanish edition
Specific Periods
Economy & Finances J.D. Powles, New Granada: its internal resources, 1863, GB
Social History
History of Regions
Local History List of Cities in Colombia, from Wikipedia
History of Bogota, from Bogota D.C., Wikipedia
History of Barranquilla, Cartagena
Cali, Leticia, Medellin, from Wikipedia
Others Neotropic Ecoregion, from WWF
F. Molina, Costa Rica and New Granada: An inquiry into the question of boundaries, 1853, GB

Historical Data Lists of Statesmen from World Statesmen (B. Cahoon)
Lists of Bishops
Population Figures
Documents Historical Newspapers
Image Databanks Wikimedia Commons
Archival Deposits Portada de Pares, Archivos de Espana
Search National Archives, UK
Search Vatican Secret Archives
Constitutions, Laws
Treaties P.I. Cadena, Coleccion de tratodos publicos de los Estados Unidos de Colombia (1884) in Spanish, posted on Internet Archive
Consular Reports
Chamber of Commerce Reports
Document Collections Documentos Historicos : Colombia, from Wikisource Spanish edition
Incredibili, Encyclica by Pope Pius IX., Sept. 17th 1863, On Persecution in New Granada
Historical Maps Category : Maps of the Republic of Nueva Granada, from Wikimedia Commons
Cartografia Historica de Colombia
Encyclopedia Entries
Economic New Granada, pp.570-580 in J. Blunt, The shipmaster's assistant, and commercial digest, 1837, GB
Carthagena (New Grenada), p.87 in J. Daniel, Shipowner's and shipmaster's directory to the foreign port charges, 1844, GB
Geographical Article : Colombia. pp.605-608 in vol.5 of G.N. Wright, A new and comprehensive gazetteer, 1839, GB
New Grenada, pp.449-452 in vol.1 of S.G. Goodrich, Pictorial geography of the world, 1840, GB
The Republic of New Grenada, pp.504-517 in vol.1 of R.S. Fisher, Book of the World, 1852, GB
New Grenada, pp.340-341 in Th. Prescott, The Volume of the World, 1855, GB
New Granada, pp.199-202 in A. Harris, A geographical hand book, 1862, GB
Ethnological New Granada p.79 in R.D. Owen, The wrong of slavery, the right of emancipation, and the future of the African race in the United States, 1864, GB
Ethnographical Republique de la Nouvelle Grenade, pp.446-448 in X. Heuschling, Manual de statistique ethnographique universelle, 1847, in French, GB
Historical Nueva Granada, pp.168-171 in H. Belloc, Historia de America desde los tiempos mas remotos hasta nuestros dias, 1845, in Spanish, GB
Colombia, pp.430-431 in vol.2 of S. Maunder, The history of the world, 1856, GB
Parliamentary Debates Hansard (British Parliament)
Tour Guides, Travelogues I.F. Holton, New Granada: twenty months in the Andes, 1857, GB
New Granada, and the Isthmus of Panama, pp.238-250 in A. Trollope, The West Indies and the Spanish Main, 1860, GB
Residence Memoirs
Institutions Archives, Musea, Libraries Archivo General de la Nacion, Colombia; Archivo Nacional de Panama
Museo Nacional de Colombia
Biblioteca Nacional de Panama; Biblioteca Nacional de Colombia
Official Symbols Flags, Coats of Arms Flag, from FOTW
Coins, Banknotes Article : Currency of Colombia, from Wikipedia

Bibliography General RHS Bibliography
on R. of New Granada Library of Congress HLAS Online Handbook of Latin American Studies (Bibliography)
Colombia, Venezuela, from The Irish in Latin America and Iberia, a Bibliography by E. Murray
Bibliography : Andes, from Environmental History of Latin America; Online Bibliography on Latin American Environmental History
Latin American Books
Food and Culture (a bibliography), by R.T. Dirks, click on South America
Online Libraries General Gutenberg Library Online, Internet Archive
Persee (French search engine)
on R. of New Granada Biblioteca Digital Colombiana
Biblioteca Nacional de Panama - Biblioteca Digital
Biblioteca Virtual Miguel de Cervantes
Biblioteca Luis Angel Arango - Biblioteca Virtual
Thesis Server TDX (Theses from Spanish Universities Online; almost exclusively in Spanish)
Biblioteca Luis Angel Arango, Revista, Articulos y Tesis, scroll down for Coleccion Tests
Online Journals General Directory of Open Access Journals
On R. of New Granada Revista Credential Historia, 1990-2010
Anuario Colombiano de Historia Social y de Cultura 1-26, 1963-1999
Revista Historia Critica, selection of articles from issues 17 to 31 posted
General Accounts John Charles Chasteen, Born in Blood and Fire. A Concise History of Latin America, N.Y. : W.W. Norton 2002 [G]
Specific Topics
Historical Dictionaries R.H. Davis, Historical Dictionary of Colombia, Methuen : Scarecrow 1977 [G]
Statistical Data IHS : B.R. Mitchell, International Historical Statistics. The Americas 1750-2000, London : Palgrave 2003 [G]

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