Welcome to Digital Humanities
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Freedom on the Move
An emerging data collection that will compile all North American slave runaway ads and make them available for statistical, geographical, textual, and other forms of analysis, currently being built through a crowdsourced initiative.
Historic Glacial Images
Cornell professor Ralph Stockman Tarr (1864-1912) and his students and collaborators organized several expeditions to glaciated areas in Greenland and Alaska. About 2,000 of their photographs are being digitized for study of glacier change over time.
Persuasive Cartography: the PJ Mode Collection
This collection of maps intended primarily to influence opinions or beliefs reflects a variety of persuasive tools: allegorical, satirical and pictorial mapping; selective inclusion or exclusion; unusual use of projections, color, graphics and text; and intentional deception.