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Nell Ward Lecture on Cartography: Adding Further Dimensions

November 2, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Matthew Edney

Color Map Printing in 19th Century America

Matthew Edney, Ph.D., is this year’s speaker for the annual Nell Ward Lecture on Cartography. Dr. Edney’s talk will showcase dozens of maps explaining the basic techniques for how they were printed and colored in the mid-1600s and how that technology advanced through the 19th century.

This lecture begins at 6:30 p.m., and it is free thanks to the generous support of Nell Ward, though registration is required.

Stay for a book signing following the talk and Q&A session. Complimentary valet will be available.

In-person tickets have sold out for TECO Hall. Please register for tonight’s live stream on Zoom.

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November 2, 2023
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Tampa Bay History Center
801 Water Street
Tampa, FL 33602 United States
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Museum hours

The history center is open daily from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

**Galleries are closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas and open until 3 p.m. on Christmas and New Year’s Eve.

Admission prices

Adult: $16.95
College Student: $14.95
Senior (60+): $14.95
Youth (7-17): $12.95
Child (0-6): Free
Members: Free

**First responders and veterans may receive discounted admission at Visitor Services.

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