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A Gang of Hungarian Map Thieves on Trial in France

May 18 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps france libraries map thefts


An 18th-Century Manuscript Map of the St. Lawrence River

May 16 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1700s antique maps banq canada libraries


Re-Analyzing the Vinland Map

Apr 30 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps beinecke exhibitions forgeries hoaxes


Texas A&M Acquires Copy of Austin’s 1830 Map of Texas

Apr 20 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps libraries texas


314 Rare Books and Maps Stolen from Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

Apr 03 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps libraries map thefts pittsburgh


‘Art of the Spheres’ at the Osher Map Library

Mar 31 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps astronomy exhibitions libraries osher


The Boston Globe on ‘Breathing Room’

Mar 30 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps boston boston globe bpl cities


Helen Wallis

Mar 08 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps british library libraries


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


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


Cartografías de lo desconocido

Nov 15 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps bne exhibitions libraries madrid


A Giant Map of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

Nov 10 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  big maps canada conflicts education libraries


Meridian: Old Maps, Virtual Globes

Nov 07 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps globes libraries virtual globes


Blaue’s ‘Archipelagus Orientalis’ Restored

Nov 07 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1600s antique maps australia blaeu conservation


Australian Braille Globe Being Digitized

Oct 16 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  australia blind conservation globes libraries


Repairing and Cleaning Old New York Maps

Sep 11 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps conservation libraries new york city new york times


Norman Leventhal’s 100th Birthday

Sep 08 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps biography boston bpl leventhal


The Lewis Ansbacher Map Collection

Jun 15 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps florida libraries


CBS Boston on the BPL’s Weather Maps Exhibit

Jun 07 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps bpl exhibitions libraries weather and climate


Exhibitions in the Northeast

May 24 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  adirondacks antique maps exhibitions harvard libraries



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