Jun 15 2017

The Lewis Ansbacher Map Collection

published by Jonathan Crowe
in blog The Map Room
original entryThe Lewis Ansbacher Map Collection

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Here’s a recent piece in the Florida Times-Union introducing readers to the Lewis Ansbacher Map Collection at the Jacksonville Public Library. Ansbacher died in 2004 during negotations to donate his private collection of some 244 maps, mostly of Florida, to the library, which housed them in a dedicated space in its new main library, which opened the following … Continue reading "The Lewis Ansbacher Map Collection"