We’ve all been speculating on what happened. Click on Continue Reading to see some of the information and analysis in the media as of April 8 – a month after the aircraft went missing: //// The Wall Street Journal search overview map //// CNN’s extensive map coverage //// ExtremeTech’s engineering analysis ////
One of our members came across this interpretation of why we look at maps the way we do. This researcher offers a cogent explanation that you may want to review. Comments are really welcome from the membership as many may have added information or other “points of view”. Please click on Continue Reading to get the link to […]
Please “Continue Reading” below to see Jon Jablonski’s entertaining visual presentation about the history of the Fairchild Aerial Survey. At the University of Santa Barbara he oversees its preservation and continued use by folks around the country. There’s no archive like it and Fairchild was a visionary to create it. / / / Click on Continue Reading […]
Julie Sweetkind-Singer has sent us her latest list of recommended new mapping books. They are posted with a brief description on our Books page in the Research and Education section at the lower left. Click on Continue Reading if you are not able to find that page.
Our April Newsletter is in the mail. It has more information about our May 10 Summer Meeting in Mountain View and registration forms if you prefer to register by mail and much more. To register for the meeting online or to see a full copy of the Newsletter in PDF format continue reading to the […]
The California Map Society Annual Meeting will be held on May 10, 2014 in conjunction with our Summer Meeting in Mountain View, CA. In addition to other business which may come before a meeting of members, we will announce the results of a proposed amendment to our bylaws and the annual election of the officers […]
Learn about the mapping of the Chinese empire. For more information, click here.
Here’s a map of our membership in California. Click continue reading to see: a view of CMS CA members by ZIP code in a full screen map.
National Geographic has wasted no time to cede the Crimea to Russia. Continue reading for more.
The California Map Society would like to increase its student membership and involvement. We are looking for a current student member to serve as Student Representative to the CMS Board. If interested in being the Student Representative, please send a one paragraph resume to Nick Kanas, MD (NorCal V-P) at email@example.com.