Apr 21 2017

Early French Maps of the Great Lakes

published by Jonathan Crowe
in blog The Map Room
original entryEarly French Maps of the Great Lakes

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On Tuesday, Jean-François Palomino of the Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec gave a talk on early French mapmaking efforts in the Great Lakes region at the University of Michigan. I missed being able to tell you about it in advance, but student newspaper The Michigan Daily has a writeup. [WMS] (Palomino is one of the co-authors of Mapping … Continue reading "Early French Maps of the Great Lakes"