Monday February 20th, 2017 - 12:00 pm (25 total times)
A new exhibit at the Utah State Capitol shows how mapmakers, tradesman, explorers and others perceived the land that became Utah. The display of 40 rare maps depicts the region from its earliest imaginings by European mapmakers to the modern state boundaries.
An opening reception for Utah Drawn: An Exhibition of Rare Maps will be held in the 4th Floor Gallery of the Utah State Capitol from 9 a.m. to noon on January 27. Additional maps from various institutions and private collectors will be offered as a "show and tell" event in the State Capitol Rotunda, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on Jan. 27, 2017. Utah Drawn will be offered through late summer by the Utah State Historical Society. For more details, visit history.utah.gov/utahdrawn.