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Issue #115 - Winter 2022/2023


An Overview of the Baylor Oyster Survey: A Virginia Base Line, by Marianne M. McKee

Through Eliza’s Eyes: Envisioning the Underground Railroad, by Karen Lewis

The Lucky Maiden: Gendered Constrictions in The Life of Harriot Stuart, by Deja M. Farquharson-Carter

Mappamundi, by Brian P. Croft


This regular feature, a bibliographic listing of articles and books appearing worldwide on antique maps and globes and the history of cartography, is compiled by Leah M. Thomas.


Imperial Borderlands: Maps and Territory-Building in the Northern Indochinese Peninsula (1885–1914) (Reviewer: Harold E. Meinheit)

The Frontier in British India: Space, Science, and Power in the Nineteenth Century (Reviewer: Deepak Bhattasali)

Citizens and Rulers of the World: The American Child and the Cartographic Pedagogies of Empire (Reviewer: Clif Stratton)

The Cartographers (Reviewer: Carolyn Kuchera)


1. WMS President’s Winter 2022 Letter, by Jeffrey Katz

2. Washington Map Society Meetings, Winter/Spring 2023

3. Exhibitions and Meetings

4. Ristow Prize Competition 2022

5. Ristow Prize Competition 2023

6. 2022 ICHC Bucharest Report, by Kris Butler

7. Mapep: Kif u x’fatta, by Rod Lyon

8. Remembrance: David Rodney (Rod) Lyon, by Joseph Schirò, Valerie Scott (Newby), and Tom Sander

9. Cartographic Notes, by Tom Sander

10. Map Site Seeing

11. Index to Advertisers

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