Conferences and Exhibitions
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June 17, 2004 - Chicago Ralph Ehrenberg will address the Chicago Map Society at 5:30 PM in the Towner Fellows' Lounge, The Newberry Library, 60 W. Walton Street.
July 10, 2004 - Santa Rosa, California The summer meeting of the California Map Society: http://www.californiamapsociety.org/index.htm will be at the Sonoma County Museum, 425 Seventh Street, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. The Museum is hosting an exhibit entitled Mapping the Pacific Coast: From Coronado to Lewis and Clark, The Quivira Collection, which showplaces the collection of Henry and Holly Wendt, owners of the Quivira Estate Vineyards and Winery in nearby Healdsburg, California. Additional information from TomWorth (email@example.com).
September 23, 2004 - Washington Washington Map Society (http://www. washmap.org) meeting will be held at 7 PM in the Geography and Map Division of the Library of Congress, Madison Building. Mr. Joseph Passoneau, architect and civil engineer, will address the Society. Mr. Passoneau’s new book Washington Through Two Centuries will be published in Spring 2004.
October 1-2, 2004 - Arlington, Texas The Virginia Garrett Lectures in the History of Cartography will be followed by the semi-annual meeting of the Texas Map Society: http://libraries.uta.edu/txmapsociety/.
October 7-9, 2004 - Chicago The Newberry Library's Hermon Dunlap Smith Center for the History of Cartography will hold the 15th Kenneth Nebenzahl, Jr., Lectures in the History of Cartography. The Imperial Map: Cartography and the Mastery of Empire
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