Greek Cartography: the Documents
The collection contains the cartographic work of Greek mapmakers and Greek publishers of maps and cartographic material from the 15th century to 1820. More precisely it contains manuscript and printed maps, atlases and isolarii. [ + ]
General informationThe database ‘Greek Cartography: the Documents’ includes the cartographic work of Greek mapmakers and Greek publishers of maps and cartographic material from the 15th century to 1820. It is a product of the Research Project ‘Geographical Culture and History of Cartography’ supervised by Dr. George Tolias, Research Director INR/NHRF. It contains the material of accomplished research as well as research in progress. Special attention is given to the printing history of the Greek mapmakers’ production.
The Database was compiled by Charalambos Minaoglou, contracted for the project during the period 2005 -2006.
Content (material included)The database contains manuscript and printed maps, atlases and isolarii. The works are either independent either included in geographical, historical or religious editions.
Size400 images (corresponding to 200 entries).
Access to collectionElectronic (www.ekt.gr/pandektis ).
Contact informationGeorge Tolias
Research Director Institute of Neohellenic Research / National Hellenic Research Foundation
48 Vassileos Constantinou Av.116 35 Athens-Greece
Tel: +30 210 7273585
Fax: +30 210 7246212
Copyright statementThe works not submitted to copyright restrictions, or works whose publication is permitted are marked with an asterisk (*). [ - ]