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Genealogy Program: Mapping Madness
Finding Historical Maps Online
Date: 7/16/2013 6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Cost: Free and Open to the Public
Location: Central Park Library Cedar Room
2635 Homestead Road
Santa Clara, California 95051

In this talk, presenter Ron Arons, will discuss a variety of websites for finding historical maps. He will then discuss the basics of Microsoft Maps and Google Maps. After then discussing intermediate and advanced features of these two systems, Ron will give side-by-side comparisons to show which is better, if either.  He will also talk about other exciting online mapping tools, including Microfsoft's MapCruncher facility, IBM's Many Eyes,, and more.

This program is sponsored by the Santa Clara County Historical & Genealogical Society.