The International Society for the History of the Map
Fordham Prize to Trustee|
London, RGS, 9 Jun 2013
The Royal Geographical Society announced yesterday that it is to award the Fordham prize to Dr Catherine Delano-Smith, "for distinguished contributions to the field of cartography". Dr Delano-Smith has facilitated and promoted cartography and the history of cartography across nearly five...Read more...
Amsterdam, 3 Jun 2013
History of cartography research programme moves to University of AmsterdamThe Explokart research programme on the history of cartography is moving its activities from the Utrecht University’s faculty of Geosciences to the University of Amsterdam (UvA). Starting from 1 June, cartographic historian...Read more...
ICHC 2015 |
Antwerp (Belgium), 12 Jul 2015 to 17 Jul 2015
ICHC 2015 12-17 July 2015 Antwerp (Belgium) Most of you are eagerly looking forward to meeting each other at ICHC 2013 in Helsinki. We are already looking further ahead! SAVE THE DATE of the next International Conference on the History of Cartography in 2015! The conference...Read more...
Chicago, 24 Oct 2013 to 26 Oct 2013
The 18th Kenneth Nebenzahl, Jr., Lectures in the History of Cartography will be held at the Newberry Library, 60 West Walton Street. The subject will be The War of 1812 and American Cartography. The series, beginning on Thursday evening and running through Saturday morning will consider how the...Read more...
Winterthur, Delaware, 11 Oct 2013 to 12 Oct 2013
The Winterthur Museum together with the Center for Material Culture Studies at the University of Delaware is hosting the conference, Common Destinations: Maps in the American Experience. Join us on a journey that examines maps in everyday life and material culture, a journey that traces maps from...Read more...
Call for Nominations|
online, 30 Apr 2013
ISHM Members are invited to stand for election to the Council of the Society as Trustees at the AGM on Sunday, 30 June 3013 in Helsinki, Finland at the 25th ICHC. Please, see and download the online Call, the Nomination Form and the document explaining the Procedures and Timetable (all in PDF...Read more...
ISHM website now in BETA |
online, 11 Mar 2013
Dear Member/Visitor, please, note that we are testing the BETA version of our website. Temporary some functions may be unavailable for a short period - aplogies for any inconvenience. Please, feel free to tell your opinion to the Webteam at email@example.com We will appreciate your comments or...Read more...
Lisbon, 13 Dec 2012 to 14 Dec 2012
2012 marks the 500th anniversary of the death of the Florentine Amerigo Vespucci. His biography and the historical contexts in which he moved arouse intense historiographical debate on an international level. An international conference, organized by Angelo Cattaneo and Francisco Contente Domingues...Read more...