Around the World with Braun & Hogenberg: An Exhibit Celebration

Event Information

Date & Time
September 19, 2019 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Clark Library
Location Information
Series
Third Thursday in the Clark Library
Event Type
Open House

Celebrate the opening of the new Clark exhibit Civitates Orbis Terrarum: Braun & Hogenberg’s Evolving World with us. Explore city views of prominent cities around the world from Braun & Hogenberg's famous 1572 atlas, Civitates Orbis Terrarum, including Cairo, Mexico City, Venice, and Marseille. Take in the panoramic river views of Amsterdam, London, and St. Petersburg from the 17th and 18th centuries. Join us as we visit the evolving worlds of Georg Braun and Frans Hogenberg.

Third Thursday is a monthly open house that showcases the highlights of the Clark Library’s vast collection. These fun, thematic events are open to everyone, offering the community a look at some of our favorite maps and other materials.

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Library Contact
Tim Utter tutter@umich.edu
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Last modified: 08/09/2019