Nell Ward Lecture on Cartography: Adding Further Dimensions
November 2 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmFREE
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.
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.
College Student: $14.95
Senior (60+): $14.95
Child (0-6): Free
**First responders and veterans may receive discounted admission at Visitor Services.
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