Gapers Block has ceased publication.

Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
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Starting in the 1850's, Chicago cartographers pioneered many new ways to make and use maps, from charting the spread of disease to plotting the future of a city.

 
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