January 25, 2023

Today in History: Albert Ruger

Today in History–November 12–the Library of Congress features mapmaker Albert Ruger, who died on this day in 1899. Ruger was one of the first panoramic map artists to achieve success for his birds-eye views of places. Learn more about his craft by visiting the Today in History section and clicking the links below. Albert Ruger maps Panoramic map artists & publishers Panoramic mapping Panoramic maps collection connections (teaching resources / activity ideas) Primary Source … [Read more...]