[ISHMap-List] 'Maps & Society' talk Nov. 24 [NB note time and place]

Tony Campbell tonycampbellockendon at gmail.com
Mon Nov 14 12:46:06 CET 2016


University of London

Woburn Square, London WC1H OAB



Lectures in the history of cartography convened by Catherine 
Delano-Smith (Institute of Historical Research), Tony Campbell (formerly 
Map Library, British Library), Peter Barber (Visiting Fellow, History, 
King's College, formerly Map Library, British Library) and Alessandro 
Scafi (Warburg Institute).

Meetings are held on selected Thursdays. Admission is free. Meetings are 
followed by refreshment.All are most welcome.

Enquiries: +44 (0) 20 8346 5112 (Dr Delano-Smith) or tony at tonycampbell.info


Thursday, November 24

Dr Dorian Gerhold (Independent Scholar)

'Plotting London's Buildings, c.1450–1720'

Please note change of usual time and venue [NB, just for this first 
talk; thereafter back at the Warburg Institute]

*5.30 pm, Woburn Suite*, *South Block, Senate House, Malet Street, WC1E 7HU*


The Woburn Suite (rooms 22-23) is easy to find on the Ground Floor of 
the SOUTH BLOCK of Senate House (i.e. the section nearest the British 

The North and South Blocks of Senate House are connected by an 
open-sided arched walkway that also gives access west to Malet Street 
and east to Russell Square.

If you approach Senate House from Russell Square, turn left when inside 
the walkway to enter the South Block; if approaching from Malet Street, 
turn right.

Once through the revolving door of the South Wing, go straight ahead 
past the Information Desk, keeping right, to the back of the hall. 
Ignoring the coffee bar, go through the swing door on your right and you 
will find the Woburn rooms on your left (they are signposted).


For full details of the remaining programme, including a location map, 
see: http://www.maphistory.info/warburgprog.html


This programme has been made possible through the generous sponsorship 
of an anonymous benefactor, the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association, 
Educational Trust, and the International Map Collectors’ Society


The web version of the programme 
<http://www.maphistory.info/warburgprog.html> can be bookmarked, as it 
will always contain the current details.For a comprehensive list of 
talks and meetings in the history of cartography, see John Docktor's 
'Calendar' <http://home.earthlink.net/~docktor/index.htm>

Tony Campbell: tony at tonycampbell.info

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