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SECRETS IN-DEPTH: Mapping George Washington's America

1,383 views July 31, 2023
Washington was not only a surveyor and a collector of maps; he also supported the production of new American maps and books throughout his presidency. In this episode Dr. Alexandra Montgomery shares with us the story of how George Washington helped create the first American Atlas and the significance of creating new American maps in the wake of independence. Watch the Video: Learn more:
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