Rose Mitchell

The National Archives
Map Archivist

Rose Mitchell has for many years been map archivist at The National Archives of the United Kingdom and an historian of cartography.  She is co-author of Maps: their untold stories (Bloomsbury, 2014) and has written and given talks on a broad range of map-related topics based on the rich holdings at The National Archives, including international boundaries, colonial and military mapping, sea charts, landscape and architectural history.  Her specialism is in early modern maps used in legal cases.  She is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.