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The Grand Tour and Development of Tourism, 1600 to 1900.
October 4, 2011 to April 28, 2012
The 400th anniversary of Thomas Coryat’s "Crudities" (1611), the first tourist memoir, is celebrated by this history, to 1918, of the European tourism industry and the development of guidebooks and maps.
Curated by Yolanda Theunissen, USM.
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Osher Map Library - University of Southern Maine
Tourism, Early Land Travel, Modern Guided Tourism, Travel Aids, Railroads, Ocean Liners, Guide Books, Tourist Maps
American Popular Culture | Geography | History | Tourism
Osher Map Library, "The Grand Tour and Development of Tourism: 1600-1900" (2011). Osher Map Library Exhibition Catalogs. 8.