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EVENT RESCHEDULED FOR APRIL 3, 2019 Imagining the Moon: A History of Lunar Visualizations

January 30, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

map of the moonTHIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR APRIL 3, 2019  Join Marcy Bidney, curator of the UWM Libraries’ American Geographical Society Library (AGSL), as she explores the history of visualizing the moon, from pretelescopic observations that imagined what the moon might look like to lunar cartography up through the space age.

This free presentation includes a special exhibit of lunar maps, globes, atlases, and photos from the AGSL’s collections. This event is part of the UWM Planetarium’s 50th Anniversary of the Apollo Moon Landing event series. For more information, visit http://uwm.edu/planetarium

The talk will be held in the AGSL, located on the third floor east wing of the UWM Golda Meir Library, 2311 E. Hartford Ave.

For more information about the AGSL, email agsl@uwm.edu or call 414-229-6282.

Details

Date:
January 30, 2019
Time:
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Venue

American Geographical Society Library, E370, Golda Meir Library
2311 E. Hartford Ave.
Milwaukee, 53211 United States
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Phone:
414-229-6282
Website:
https://uwm.edu/libraries/agsl/