New York Map Society
Past Meetings
October 18, 2014
Michael Blanding talks
about his new book: "The
Map Thief"
November 8, 2014
Dr. Richard A. Pegg talks
about his new book:
“Cartographic Traditions
in East Asian Maps”
December 6, 2014
John W. Hessler and
Daniel De Simone talk
about their new book:
"Christopher Columbus --
Book of Privileges"
January 13, 2015
Chet Van Duzer, NYMS
member, discusses a
large-format medieval
water rights map from
1344-45.
March 7, 2015
Members-only "Show and
Tell" map event at a
beautiful, map-filled
Manhattan apartment.
April 11, 2015
Wendy Brawer, Founding
Director,
Green Map
System , explores the
most recent NYC Green
Maps, global impacts,
and the new archive at
the  New York Public
Library Map Division.
May 9, 2015
Field trip to, and tour of,
the Bruce Museum's map
collection, Greenwich, CT
September 15, 2015
Noted author/film-maker/
photographer Michael
Benson speaks about his
new book "Cosmigraphics"
October 14, 2015
Manhattan Field Trip:
private tour of the Grolier
Club and the Argosy Book
[and Map] Store
November 14, 2015
Boston Field Trip for
private tours of two map
exhibitions at the Boston
Public Library
January 26, 2016
"How Maps and Map
Collecting Helped an
Immigrant find his Place
in the World"
December 19, 2015
Holiday Social for members at
O'Lunney's off Times Square,
New York City
February 18, 2016
Field trip and private tour
of the Manhattan
Borough President's map
collection
March 12, 2016
Annual "Show and Tell"
party at a NY-metro-area
map-filled apartment
April 12, 2016
Catching up with the New
York Public Library's Map
Division: New Projects
and Collection Additions
May 3, 2016
Field trip to the Grolier
Club to hear PJ Mode on
"Persuasive Maps"
May 21, 2016
End-of-Program-Year
field trip and social:
Fraunces Tavern Museum