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Roy V. Boswell Collection for the History of Cartography (Collection)

Identifier: SC-14
Scope and Contents note The Collection for the History of Cartography was founded in 1971 by Roy V. Boswell and Ernest W. Toy, Jr., to provide a resource for scholarship and education in this emerging field. It contains 1532 maps and 3089 volumes of books, pamphlets and periodicals. The maps range in date from 1285-1900. The books, pamphlets and periodicals form a reference collection for the study of cartography, geography, exploration and navigation from ancient times to 1900. The books, pamphlets, and...
Dates: 1285-2012; Majority of material found within 1500 - 1900