From The Vault Collections Showing — Winter Wonderland Maps



Leventhal Map and Education Center, Learning Center


Dec 16, 2022


2:00 EST



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Can you find Old Man Winter on this ~1672 double hemisphere world map?

Can you find Old Man Winter on this ~1672 double hemisphere world map?

Looking to add more maps to your life? Join us for an afternoon of close map looking! For this edition of From The Vault, we’ll take a look at maps from our collections that speak to the spirit of winter.

Drop in any time between 2:00PM - 4:00PM.

From The Vault

The Leventhal Map and Education Center cares for more than a quarter million cartographic and geographic objects, including maps, atlases, charts, globes, gazetteers, ephemera, research texts, and data sets. With such an extensive collection, it is likely that many of these objects will never be included in exhibitions for public viewing. Our latest series, From The Vault, attempts to remedy that limitation. From The Vault is a biweekly, casual collections showing of objects selected by Map Center staff. These drop-in sessions do not include a formal presentation, though Map Center staff will be available to interpret objects, chat, and answer questions.

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