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Learn about maps

Collecting antique maps, atlases, prints and books can be very rewarding. They are wonderful historical documents. Many are also beautiful to look at. Studying these fascinating works can expand your knowledge of human history and civilization. The following videos and the links below will be helpful:



Watch Videos - about mapmaking, and map history.

Map History - Learn about the history of old maps and how they were created.

Mapmakers - Famous cartographers

References - A selection of printed reference materials for collectors and scholars.

Mapmaking - Learn how maps were made

Glossary

Online Resources - Some websites with information on old maps.

 
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