Map Chats with the American Philosophical Society

Date: 
Sunday, July 28, 2019 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: 
Cliveden Carriage House 98 E. Cliveden Street
Philadelphia, PA 19119
United States

Dr. Erin Holmes, curator of the current exhibition Mapping a Nation at the American Philosophical Society, will talk about what it takes to make a map and how surveying fits into map making. Afterwards, participants can see first-hand some 18th century surveying equipment and learn how they work!

Categories
Event Type: 
Community Events
Topic: 
Arts and Culture
Topic: 
Museum/Exhibition
Topic: 
Architecture
Topic: 
Historical Preservation / Archaeology
Topic: 
History and Preservation
Global Region: 
North America
Global Region: 
American (United States)