|Thursday September 21|| || |
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Special Behind the Scenes Tour
Journeys of Discovery: From the Midwest to the Artic (and back again)
The Milwaukee Public Museum invites you to see and learn about some of the museum's Arctic collections obtained on amazing journeys of discovery. Included in your visit is an expedition to the Museum's Arctic exhibition hall.
Meet promptly at 3:30 p.m. at the Museum's Visitor Services desk near the Grand Staircase.
Milwaukee Public Library, 800 West Wells St., Milwaukee
Transportation on your own
6:00 pm -8:00 pm
Heavy hors d'oeuvres; cash bar
Marquette University, Rm tbd
Limited shuttle service available from the Ambassador Hotel,
2308 W. Wisconsin Av., (414) 342-8400
|Friday September 22|| || |
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Guest speaker: Dr. Theodore Karamanski, Professor of History, Loyola University, Chicago: "Navigating the Great Lakes and the Shoals of Disunion."
Special exhibit viewing will follow.
Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University 530 N. 13th St.
Limited shuttle service available from the Ambassador Hotel
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
11:00 am -12:15 pm
SHD Council Meeting
Light lunch provided for council members
Ambassador Hotel, Consulate Room
Bus leaves Ambassador Hotel for UW- Milwaukee
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1:15 pm - 1:30 pm
Marguerite Ragnow, SHD President-Elect
American Geographical Society Library,
3rd floor, East Wing, Golda Meir Library
2311 E. Hartford Avenue
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
David Buisseret, "Plotting the Western Coastline of Lake Michigan, 1668-1840";
Carl Kupfer, " The Unforeseen Consequences of the Jesuit Map of Lake Superior, c. 1670;"
Mirela Altić, "Jesuit Cartography of New France. Missionaries in Search of the Northwest Passage"
3:00 pm - 3:15 pm
|Coffee break||Break/Registration|| |
3:15 pm-4:30 pm
Chet Van Duzer, "Depicting and Concealing Unknown Regions at the Northern Limits of North America on Maps to 1776"
Anne Good, "Guts and Gustation: Cross-Cultural Eating at the Cape of Good Hope in the Eighteenth Century;"
Lauren Beck, "The Eastward Gaze: Indigenous Constructions of Europeanity in the Spanish Americas"
Bus leaves UW-Milwaukee for Ambassador Hotel
|6:00 pm – 9:00 pm||Reception and Banquet|
Cash bar, light appetizers; plated dinner
Keynote Speaker: Professor Laura Chmielewski, History, State University of New York at Purchase and author of the forthcoming book, Jacques Marquette and Louis Jolliet: Exploration, Encounter and the French New World, will present: "On the Road Again: Living Among Jesuits in the Seventeenth Century."
|Ambassador Hotel, Attaché Room|
Saturday September 23
American Geographical Society Library
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Janet Rith-Najarian and Norwood Hall, "VERITAS CAPUT: Science, Politics and the Search for the "True Source" of the Mississippi River Headwaters"
11:30 am - 12:15 am
All SHD Members
12:15 am - 1:30 am
Box-type lunches will be provided to conference registrants.
1:30 am - 2:00 pm
Alistair Maeer, "From the Masthead to the Quarterdeck: The Birds-eye views and Pilotage Charts of Edward Barlow, 1659-1703"
Dennis Reinhartz, " Jan Nieuhoff and Dutch Brazil: The Experiences of a West India Company Agent, 1640-1649"
2:00 pm -3:00 pm
Marguerite Ragnow, "Mapping the Global Midwest: A New Digital Humanities Project"
3:00 pm - 3:15 pm
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3:15 pm - 4:30 pm
Marcy Bidney, Curator, "Treasures in the American Geographical Society Library" followed by special materials viewing
Bus returns to Ambassador Hotel
Sunday September 24
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9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Field trip to Maclean Collection Map Library
9:00 am bus leaves Ambassador Hotel; arrives at Maclean Collection 10 am; 1:30 pm bus leaves Maclean Collection; arrives at Ambassador Hotel 2:30 pm.
Green Oaks, IL