Announcement Date: January 19, 1968

The O.M. Miller Cartographic Medal was established in 1968 by the AGS Council.Miller, whose forty-six year career with AGS was only one of the many accomplishmentsof his career. While on staff, Miller headed, researched, and taught at the Society’sSchool of Surveying, specializing in photogrammetry and cartography. He developed theMiller Cylindrical projection in 1942, and completed many other aerial photography and surveying projects. The O.M. Miller Cartographic Medal honors “outstandingcontributions in the field of cartography or geodesy.”