History of Geography 2: Histories of Cartography

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Sponsor Groups: History of Geography Specialty Group
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Day: 4/6/2019
Start / End Time: 5:00 PM / 6:40 PM (Eastern Standard Time)
Room: Virginia C, Marriott, Lobby Level
Organizers: Jorn Seemann
Chairs: Christina Dando

Call for Submissions

This session discusses a wide range of topics in the history of cartography, from early modern maps to 20th-century "histories" of the discipline. If you are interested in taking part in this session, please get in touch with the History of Geography Specialty Group.


Description

This session discusses a wide range of topics in the history of cartography, from early modern maps to 20th-century "histories" of the discipline.


Agenda

Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Judith Tyner*, California State Univ, Long Beach, A WWII Network of Female Cartographers 20 5:00 PM
Presenter Mark Monmonier*, Syracuse University, Telegraphic Circuits and Atmospheric Cartography: Collection and Dissemination of Weather Data by the US Army Signal Service, June 1871 20 5:20 PM
Presenter Patricia Seed*, University of California, Magnetic Declination First Recognized on Maps of 1470s 20 5:40 PM
Presenter Michele Abee*, University of North Carolina - Greensboro, How Mercator's projection went bad 20 6:00 PM
Presenter Jason VanHorn*, Calvin College, The Geo-Physical Six-Foot Physiographic Relief Globe 20 6:20 PM

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