My research recently has been on the so-called secondary migration of refugees. I thought I’d share some informative maps I made on the impact of secondary migration on the dispersion of refugees across the United States. 125 more words
Alyssa Zuercher Reichardt discusses at the Junto how early American historians can use Basic GIS to help scholars either manipulate "a historic map" or create a new one from "historic data." I have never used maps in my research, but I am floored by some of the possibilities available to historians. If you work with maps you definitely should read her post because she shows you how to lay a historic map over a contemporary geographic space.