American Philosophical Society
Map Chats with the American Philosophical Society, July 28
On Sunday, July 28, 2019, 2:00 – 4:00 PM, 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.
The event will be hosted in the Cliveden Carriage House, 98 E. Cliveden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19119. Admission to the program is free with registration. Tours of Cliveden are a separate fee.
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