The International Society for the History of the Map
53rd Annual Meeting of Society for the History of Discoveries
The Society for the History of Discoveries will hold its 53rd Annual Meeting at the Huntington Library in Pasadena, California on 27-30 September, 2012.
The scope of the Society's activities encompasses the discovery, exploration, and mapping of the earth's land and sea surface from earliest times to the present - the explorers and the explored. Fields of specialization thus include the history of European expansion, cartography, navigation, colonial settlement, biography, and bibliography.