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“Telling the Story with Maps: Maps of Early Illinois and Where to Find Them” WEBINAR
September 10 @ 8:00 pm
Presenter Ginger Frere
As the saying goes, “A picture is worth a thousand words.” This is also the case with maps. From simple hand-drawn sketches to intricately detailed masterpieces, maps can convey immense detail. They can provide the names of places, distances, topography, geographical features, migration routes, land ownership, boundaries and political jurisdictions. Maps allow us to see the physical relationship between places. Maps can help us answer questions – how did our ancestors get from one place to another?
Register in advance. HINT: login to the webinar EARLY – access begins at 7:30 pm Central. Once the “room” fills up with 500 attendees, others attempting to join will receive a “room full” message.