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View Resource 16th-20th Century Maps of Africa

In 1948, Melville J. Herskovits established the African Studies program at Northwestern University. It was the first of its kind at a major research university in the United States, and since its creation, it has also been actively involved with collecting historic maps of Africa. This particular online collection draws on this legacy of preservation and acquisition, and all told, it contains 113...

https://dc.library.northwestern.edu/collections/1c2e2200-c12...