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The history of cartography Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
Web page presented by the History of Cartography Project, Department of Geography at the University of Wisconsin and edited by David Woodward. Site features newsletters and updates on the project which publishes a series drawing attention to the history of maps and mapping.
- Contributor: History of Cartography Project (university of Wisconsin - Madison. Department of Geography)
- Date: 1994
Map history/History of cartography the gateway to the subject. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
Presents information about the history of cartography and the study of early maps. Notes that the focus of the information is noncurrent maps produced in or of any part of the world. Provides information about conferences, meetings, exhibitions, lectures, and fellowshios. Offers access to globes, subject guides, internet resources, literature, map collections, and societies. Links to related web sites.
- Contributor: Campbell, Tony
- Date: 2002
Railroad maps, 1828-1900 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
Railroad maps represent an important historical record, illustrating the growth of travel and settlement as well as the development of industry and agriculture in the United States. They depict the development of cartographic style and technique, highlighting the achievement of early railroaders. Included in the collection are progress report surveys for individual lines, official government surveys, promotional maps, maps showing land grants and rights-of-way, ...
- Date: 1998
Nautical charts with numerous place-names along coastlines. Depths shown by soundings. Title from citation in Philip Lee Phillips' A list of geographical atlases, p. 246. Most maps in Dutch; text and titles in Dutch, French, English, or Latin on some maps. Philips 3464 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in pencil on some maps. ...
- Contributor: Loots, Johannes
- Date: 1705
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