Research Journal

Smithsonian staff conducts research into the history and current practice of navigation. Museum staff will post newly researched materials and developments here. Share your thoughts or ask questions of our researchers.

Journal posts in category: Maps and Charts

October 24, 2013
One question I’m often asked as a curator is, “do you ever find anything interesting for the museum on eBay?” The answer is yes. This is the story of a particularly interesting find.  Read More »

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3 years 3 months ago

Wow, lovely website. Thnx ...

3 years 9 months ago

This entry and the accompanying maps is particularly interesting to me as I have recently been doing research into H2X.