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Jeff, In one of Scott's discussions on old indexes, you mentioned to Mel that you have a revised copy of Nathan's guide (2000) that Roger gave you before his passing. If you have access to it, I was wondering if if you could see if the January 1983 maps of DC are referenced in his map supplement section.
The obituary in file does not give exact dates for his title, but merely states that he retired in 1996 after 30 years at NGS and that his work focused on administrative and financial matters such as postal rates.
As for your other question about a television show for children, one of the librarians is looking into that.
The Chautauquan issue is from March 1904. It is Volume 39, Number 1. The article is the seventh in a series: "Reading Journey in the Borderlands of the United States". It starts on page 23 and is 18 pages in length.
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