Working Digitally with Historical Maps
AAG 2012 - New York

Organizers: Humphrey Southall, Matt Knutzen, Lex Berman

Presentation Slides

session presenter title
1.1 Max Edelson The "New Map of Empire" Project: Enhancing Cartography Scholarship with Dynamic Online Collections (pptx)
1.2 Joseph Hurley Visualizing Neighborhood Change: Planning Atlanta: A New City in the Making, 1950s - 1980s (pptx)
1.3 Michael Page Modeling the History of the City using Library Resources (pptx)
1.4 Marcel Fortin The Don Valley Historical Mapping Project (keynote)
1.5 John Cloud Ferdinand Hassler's Primary Triangles (pptx)
2.1 Julie Sweetkind-Singer Digital Philanthropy: Increasing Access through Donor Collaboration (pptx)
2.2 Matt Knutzen Unbinding the Atlas: Working with Digital Maps (pptx)
2.3 Bonnie Burns OpenGeoportal: A Collaborative Geographic Search Tool (flash) (Youtube Demo)
2.4 Keith Bridge The Value of a Bounding Box: Moving Historical Charts beyond the Image Browser (pdf)
2.5 Gregory Allord USGS Historical Topographic Map Collection: Converting and Integrating lithographic maps into The National Map (pdf)
3.1 James Burt Efficient Georeferencing of Small-scale Scanned Map Images (pptx)
3.2 Richard Marciano Connecting People, Past, and Place: exploring semi-automated extraction of text and polygons from common historic sources (ppt)
3.4 Peter Spellane Using old maps and new methods to discover the early chemical and petroleum industries of Newtown Creek (ppt)
3.5 Stuart Macdonald Addressing History - Crowdsourcing the Past (ppt)
4.1 Lex Berman Historical Gazetteer Development and Integration (ppt) Paper Draft, Revised 2014 (PDF)
4.2 Raj Singh Establishing a Global Data Sharing Framework for Place Names (pptx)
5.1 David Rumsey Introducing Old Maps Online (ppt)
5.2 Humphrey Southall Referencing Old Maps Online (ppt)
5.3 Petr Pridal Old Maps Online: (pdf)