research: imaging territory – imaging territory – central italy to 1943

This is one of a selection of resources (films, texts, artworks, etc) which provides useful information and aids the contextualisation of the situations in which Cultural Documents works. This group of resources is provided to the contributors undertaking new projects as part of the research phase of each project.

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This page acts as a page from a notebook, containing research undertaken by Deirdre MacKenna to create an archive of resources which have informed her decisions to commission new projects. Almost all the resources have been consulted by the artists and writers working with Cultural Documents in Central Italy:

Contado Di Molise et Principato Vltra by Joan Blau for the series Atlas Maior 1662-5, (Volume 8): Atlas Maior Sive Cosmographia Blaviana, Qua Solvm, Salvm, Coelvm, Accvratissime Describvntvr

Blaeu’s 11 volume Atlas Maior is considered by many to be the greatest atlas ever published, both in its own time and even today. It excels in comprehensiveness, engraving, color, and overall production. Each vol. has title page. with general title: Geographiæ Blavianæ volumen primum…. Each vol. has engraved special title page, hand colored. The first Latin edition was published in 1662. Subsequently published in French, Dutch, German, and Spanish; the Latin version was also sold with v. 1 dated 1665 and v. 2-11 dated 1662 (this copy). Bound as issued in vellum stamped in gilt with Blaeu device. Issued in 11 volumes.

Women of Molise‘ by Frank Monaco

Fifth Army at the Winter Line (15 November 1943-15 January 1944)’ First printed by the Historical Division, War Department, for the American Forces in Action series, 1945. CMH Pub 100-9.

Armed with Cameras‘ by Peter Maslowski

From the Volturno to the Winter Line (6 October-15 November 1943)

Connected Images

© Deirdre MacKenna

© Deirdre MacKenna

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Casa Salvatore, Cerreto, Filignano IMG_2718 © Deirdre MacKenna

Casa Salvatore, Cerreto, Filignano IMG_2718 © Deirdre MacKenna

Blaeu Atlas Maior 1662 Contado Di Molise et Principato Vltra © David Rumsey Historical Map Collection and Cultural Documents

Blaeu Atlas Maior 1662 Contado Di Molise et Principato Vltra © David Rumsey Historical Map Collection and Cultural Documents

Blaeu Atlas Maior 1662 Contado Di Molise et Principato Vltra © David Rumsey Historical Map Collection and Cultural Documents

Blaeu Atlas Maior 1662 Contado Di Molise et Principato Vltra © David Rumsey Historical Map Collection and Cultural Documents

Blaeu Atlas Maior 1662 Contado Di Molise et Principato Vltra © David Rumsey Historical Map Collection and Cultural Documents

Blaeu Atlas Maior 1662 Contado Di Molise et Principato Vltra © David Rumsey Historical Map Collection and Cultural Documents