Maps and Society: 'Chart-making and the Admiralty Hydrographic Office, 1830-1850'

Maps and Society: 'Chart-making and the Admiralty Hydrographic Office, 1830-1850'
Date
18 Feb 2021, 17:00 to 18 Feb 2021, 19:00
Type
Lecture
Venue
ONLINE
Description

Dr Megan Barford (Curator of Cartography, Royal Museums Greenwich, London. Hakluyt Society Speaker): 'Chart-making and the Admiralty Hydrographic Office, 1830-1850' NB: NEW TITLE


Lectures in the history of cartography convened by Catherine Delano-Smith (Institute of Historical Research), Tony Campbell (formerly Map Library, British Library), Peter Barber (Visiting Fellow, History, King’s College, formerly Map Library, British Library) and Alessandro Scafi (Warburg Institute). Meetings in London, when these are physically possible, are generously supported by the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association. 

Meetings are normally held on selected Thursdays at the Warburg Institute at 5.00 pm. Admission free. All are welcome. Enquiries: tony@tonycampbell.info or c.delano-smith@qmul.ac.uk.

For the 2020-2021 academic year all meetings will be virtual unless otherwise informed.

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