Ninth Virginia Garrett Lectures and Map Fair of the West

Arlington, Texas
Thursday, October 16, 2014

(in order of presentation)

David E. Narrett, University of Texas at Arlington
From the Past to Futurity: John Hamilton Robinson's Map of Mexico
and the Trans-Mississippi West, 1819

Imre Demhardt, University of Texas at Arlington
Fifty Years of Being Tardy: The U.S. Army Corps of Topographical Engineers
 and its Military Mapping, 1813-1863

Jimmy L. Bryan, Lamar University
Lands Contiguous: Maps and the Imagined Destiny of Expansion 

Steven Woodworth, Texas Christian University
The Mexican Cession and the Coming of the Civil War

Alex Hidalgo, Texas Christian University
Coping with Loss: Antonio Garcia Cubas' Atlas Geográfico (1858)
and the Uses of History in Independent Mexico

Donald S. Frazier, McMurry University 
After Disunion: Confederate Manifest Destiny

Susan Schulten, University of Denver
The Sectional Crisis and the Remaking of the American West

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  • Kathleen Houston
    UT Arlington Library ·
    Box 19497 ·
    Arlington, Texas 76019-0497


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    Map Fair of the West

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