"The Power of Maps" Exhibit Brochure

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Exhibit brochure for "The Power of Maps." The exhibition opened at the International Gallery in 1993 and ran through January 23, 1994. It exhibited more than 200 maps from a variety of time periods and cultures. It was created by the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum and is the first time a exhibit by the museum is shown on The Mall in Washington, D.C.


  • S. Dillon Ripley International Center International Gallery
  • Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
  • Power of Maps, The (Exhibition) (1993: Washington, D.C.)


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 01-119, Box 2, Folder: Power of Maps CHM 1992

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu



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Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Color ; Size: 4w x 9.75h ; Type of Image: Object ; Medium: Document

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