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"...I scarcely know what to call them."

For my Digital History class, we are working on a final project, which is supposed to be a video game built using a tool called… 941 more words

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GIS: Revolutionizing the Map

Placing History: How Maps, Spatial Data, and GIS Are Changing Historical Scholarship, the edited work by Anne Kelly Knowles and Amy Hillier, was my first introduction to geographic information systems, or GIS. 776 more words

Digital History

Histories of the National Mall: a Review

Histories of the National Mall. mallhistory.org. Developed by the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media, George Mason University. Reviewed Feb. 5, 2016-Feb. 6, 2016.

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Nurses and TB in 1950

What was it like to start out as a nurse in 1950?

All tickety boo, according to this short film (9 mins) from the NLS Moving Image Archive. 1,001 more words

History On The Web

Visualizing a Park System: Creating an Interactive Timeline

One of the most challenging aspects of my dissertation is figuring out how to analyze the development of four different park systems (Pennsylvania, Idaho, Ontario, and Alberta) over a period of about one hundred years. 832 more words

How Much Darkness is Enough? An Evaluation of the National Museum of the American Indian

Note: I originally wrote this article for a course on public/digital history. As it touches upon righteous anger, that most prominent of¬†Internet emotions, I thought I’d share it here as well. 722 more words

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