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Roy V. Boswell Collection for the History of Cartography
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The Collection for the History of Cartography was founded in 1971 by Roy V. Boswell and Ernest W. Toy, Jr., to provide a resource for scholarship and education in the history of cartography. The collection of 1500 maps illustrate the major themes in the history of cartography from c. 1375 to 1901, and it also comprises a large number of reference and scholarly works in cartography, geography, exploration, and navigation.
3089 volumes, 1532 maps, 46 boxes (555 linear feet)
The collection is open to the public.