American Presidents and Politics
Rufus Blanchard and William Reynolds, Reynold's Political Map of the United States, 1856
The MacLean Collection is proud to present the exhibition American Presidents and Politics: Selections from the MacLean Collection, which features both presidential and more broadly political maps in order to demonstrate mapping’s central role in American history. Highlights include several nineteenth-century maps used as propaganda to promote and inform the public about presidential elections. The exhibition is curated by MacLean Collection intern Meghan Angelos and will be on view October 28th through 30th in the G.A.R. Rotunda at the Chicago Cultural Center (78 E Washington St).
The exhibition is curated by Meghan Angelos of the MacLean Collection, and will be on view October 28th through 30th in the G.A.R. Rotunda on the 2nd floor of the Chicago Cultural Center.