Announcement Date: January 19, 1952

The Cullum Geographical Medal was awarded to Roberto Almagia. Roberto Almagia was a geographer with a specialized interest in cartography and naturalism. In addition to writing numerous books, he collected and edited thefundamentals of MonumentaitaliaeCartographie, which are general and regional maps of Italy from the fourteenth to the seventeenth century. He also founded and directed the prestigious series The Regions of Italy’s UTET.