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  • Latest News: New Book on Pictorial Maps

    Designed to educate, amuse, or advertise, pictorial maps were a clever and colorful component of print culture in the mid-20th century, often overlooked in studies of cartography. A new book published by the Library of Congress in association with the University of Chicago Press, “Picturing America: The Golden Age of...

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November 24, 2013 Governor McDonnell Declares Zachary Taylor Appreciation Day

Click here to view the Governor's proclamation that November 24, 2013 be declared Zachary Taylor Appreciation Day.