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California Map Society Spring Conference - June 29, 2024

  • 29 Jun 2024
  • 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • David Rumsey Map Center

California Map Society Conference

Saturday, June 29, 2024

David Rumsey Map Center

Green Library, Stanford University

10:00 am - 4:30 pm

    Join us on June 29, 2024, for a gathering of map, history, art and science lovers, to hear from a superb group of speakers about Early Americana, as well as a few about modern-day mapping. To register for attending either in-person, click here. To attend virtually, click here. (Registration handled by David Rumsey Map Center.)

    Doors will open at 10:00am and presentations will begin sharply at 10:30am. The program will close at approximately 4:15pm, after which the annual members meeting will be held.

    I look forward to seeing you!


    Tom Paper

    California Map Society,

    Speaker Topic
    David Rumsey Globes in Apple Vision Pro. There will be two headsets at the DRMC for people to use to explore the globes.
    Ron Gibbs  The 250th Anniversary of the American Revolution: The Story in Ten Maps
    Wes Brown John Arrowsmith’s Maps of 1832: A Little-Known Revolution in Western Cartography
     Dan Scollon How historic maps inform contemporary, digital and GIS maps
     Andrew Gu Race-Making in the Early American Maps and Art from the collection of Rich Breiman

     Paul Saffo

    Silicon Valley: How the map of a place that never existed changed your neighborhood (and the world) forever

     Jake Coolidge  Maps of the US National Parks, Parkgoer Engagement and Historical Context
     Muhammed Dhafer California Map Society 2023/24 Student Exhibition Competition Winner: "Charting the Rubble: Devastation and Rebuilding from Disasters"

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