The Nostalgic Relationship Between People, Places And Maps

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Heard On The Larry Meiller Show
Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota, 1836, map
This map from 1836 published by J. H. Colton & Co. shows the territories of Michigan and Ouisconsin. Map courtesy of the American Geographical Society Library, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries.

People often build strong connections to certain places. And maps can be a nostalgic and a beloved symbol of these special bonds. We talk about what draws us to places, and how maps are a part of these deep ties.

Episode Credits

  • Larry Meiller Host
  • Jane Rotonda Producer
  • Tyler Ditter Technical Director
  • Marcy Bidney Guest