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Map Curators Group > Map Curators Group Workshop 2010

Map Curatorsí Group (MCG) Workshop 2010 - Cambridge

The MCG of the British Cartographic Society is pleased to publish the final programme and speakers' abstracts from its annual Workshop, held 8-10 September 2010.
Our host was the Map Department of the Cambridge University Library in Cambridge, UK.

Beyond the Neat Line: More than Just Geography

Wednesday 8 September
Programme of speakers:
Was followed by the Annual Business Meeting of the Map Curatorsí Group
An early evening wine reception held at Emmanuel College

Thursday 9 September
Morning demonstrations by Seppe Cassettari and Fiona Cocks of The GeoInformation Group: A Beginnerís Guide to UKMap and Discovering the Past through Aerial Photography

A choice of afternoon visits of cartographic interest in Cambridge, including the Whipple Museum of the History of Science

A walking tour of Cambridge

An evening meal for socialising and networking

Friday 10 September

A coach visit to London for guided tours of the major British Library exhibition Magnificent Maps: Power, Propaganda and Art, conducted by the curators of the exhibition, Peter Barber and Tom Harper

If you are interested in joining us next year, please contact:

, Convener, The Map Curators' Group

, Cambridge University Library Map Department

, The Itinerant Map Catalog(u)er

BCS Map Curators' Group
11 September 2010

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