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Society for the History of Discoveries

 



    Tom Overton photo    

Thomas J. Overton

Past President,
Rocky Mountain Map Society

   
   

Tharís Gold in Them Thar Hills

   
   

[Lecture Description: Georgia Gold Rush TBD]

   
Biography   

Tom Overton began collecting antique maps while he was still in college 40 years ago. His interests include antique maps of Colorado and the Southeastern United States. Tom is the primary author of the Atlas of Colorado Counties which provides a quick reference for dating antique Colorado maps. Tom is a past president of the Rocky Mountain Map Society.