Sep 08 2017

Norman Leventhal’s 100th Birthday

published by Jonathan Crowe
in blog The Map Room
original entryNorman Leventhal’s 100th Birthday

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Last week Boston magazine marked the 100th birthday of Norman B. Leventhal. The real estate developer, philanthropist and map collector died in 2015; in 2004 he co-established the eponymous Leventhal Map Center at the Boston Public Library as a public-private partnership with the Library. [WMS]