The National Archives Podcast Series

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Hidden treasures? Uncovering maps among the files of government

January 13th, 2014

Episode 333 of 474 episodes

The National Archives holds over six million maps and plans and the majority are among files, boxes, volumes and rolls. Map specialist Andrew Janes explores the variety of these 'hidden' maps and examines some interesting examples from a range of government departments. He also offers some hints on how to search for maps at The National Archives.