ANN: ISHMap ANN: Prize in Map History and CFP ISHMap 2022 (Montevideo, Uruguay) (deadline: October 31, 2021)

The International Society for the History of the Map is pleased to announce the winner and honorable mentions for its inaugural Prize in Map History, awarded to projects in the field of the history of cartography. 

ANN: Upcoming event! Final IMCoS Map Lecture: Wes Brown, Alzate y Ramirez & the Mapping of New Spain

The final event of the IMCoS Map Lectures Series will be Wes Brown speaking on "Alzate y Ramirez & the Mapping of New Spain." This talk will be held on June 30 at 7PM BST. 

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/152109701211

ANN: ISHMap 2021 General Meeting, June 10, 2021 (Announcement of ISHMap Prize in Map History, 2022 and 2023 Symposium Venues)

The Trustees of the International Society for the History of the Map (ISHMap) will hold the Society’s annual General Meeting on June 10, 2021 at 13:30 EDT (New York) /14:30 (Rio) /17:30 UTC (London) /18:30 CEST (Paris/ Berlin).  The Meeting, held online, will be divided in two parts. 

At 1:30 pm, the Meeting will start with routine business, including annual reports and officer and trustee elections. 

ANN: IMCoS Map Lectures: The Malcolm Young Lecture by Daniel Crouch--Armada Maps

The annual Malcolm Young Lecture, hosted by the International Map Collectors' Society (IMCoS) will be given by Daniel Crouch on June 9 at 7PM (BST). Mr. Crouch will give a talk entitled: A Protestant Wind or Hot Air? A study of the Astor Armada drawings

Registration

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/153323088485  

Abstract

Re: Citizen Science Campaign: Six Weeks for Suffrage!

Great work ahead. Since this is a global suffrage project, I want to make sure that you’re aware of the US women’s suffrage map named the “national votes for women trail.” It can be found at this website: ncwhs.org. There are currently over 2000 sites on the map all of which were verified. Some have markers donated by the Pomeroy Foundation.

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