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Family’s Maps Exhibited in Fort Lauderdale

Jan 26 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps exhibitions


Seymour Schwartz at 90

Jan 22 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps collecting seymour schwartz


More on Two Books About Nonexistent Places

Jan 22 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps books map errors phantom islands


Urbano Monte’s 1587 World Map, Digitally Assembled

Jan 18 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps planisphere rumsey urbano monte


Alex Clausen and the Fake Waldseemüller Globe Gores

Jan 11 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps auctions collecting forgeries


How Ptolemy’s Geography Helped Get a Man Burned at the Stake

Jan 10 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps ptolemy


Book Roundup for January 2018

Jan 09 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps audio books maryland podcast


The Texas Restorers Who Examined the Fake Globe Gores

Jan 04 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps auctions collecting conservation


The Invention of Frisland

Dec 27 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps frisland hoaxes map errors phantom islands


A Book Roundup

Dec 19 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps art books cartography cities


How the James Ford Bell Library Fingered the Fake Waldseemüller Globe Gores

Dec 18 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps auctions collecting forgeries


Waldseemüller Auction Cancelled After Experts Suspect Fakery

Dec 11 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps auctions collecting forgeries


Indigenous Contributions to Early Maps of Alaska

Dec 05 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  alaska antique maps history indigenous


Ming-Era Silk Road Map Donated to Palace Museum in Beijing

Dec 04 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps china ming dynasty silk road


Historian Searching for Maps to Support Vietnam’s Claims to the Paracel Islands

Nov 29 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps border disputes china paracel islands vietnam


More on the Waldseemüller Globe Gores Auction

Nov 28 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps auctions collecting globes


Confederate Maps at the U.S. National Archives

Nov 24 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1800s antique maps archives confederacy conflicts


Miniature Maps and Minchiate

Nov 24 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps cards memorabilia minchiate


An Exhibitions Roundup

Nov 23 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps art exhibitions


The Library of Congress Acquires the Codex Quetzalecatzin

Nov 22 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps aztec indigenous libraries



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