The Cartographic Creation of New England

An exhibition of early maps that chronicles the effects of European exploration and settlement in north-eastern North America in creating a spatial concept called “New England.”

The Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, University of Southern Maine, Portland. November 30th, 1996 to April 27th, 1997

© all site text and images (excepting item 19), University of Southern Maine, 1996.

We welcome you to visit this exhibition in person. Special tours are available for K-12 and other groups. For more information, including directions and open hours, please connect to the Osher Map Library’s web-site, once you have finished viewing the exhibition.

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