Monthly Archives: October 2015

Spatial and Temporal History

I found this week’s practicum activities really helpful in showcasing the types of tools we can employ as digital historians to visually tell a story that happens over time and across geographic space. I’m really pleased with the look of … Continue reading

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Do I have data? Week 7

I have to admit when I first read the instructions for this week’s activities and blog post, I was skeptical that I had any data related to my topic or if there was anything I’d have to hunt really hard … Continue reading

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NEH Grant Proposal

Here is a link to my grant proposal. Benjamin_NEH grant proposal my email address for comments: amy.s.benjamin@gmail.com  

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Reflections on Week 5 Readings- The Audience

The difference between digital history and digital public history is similar to academic history as a discipline and public history in a museum. Much of these differences come down to the audience. Popular histories are written for a more general … Continue reading

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Draft Personas

Below are three examples of the personas that might visit my digital history project. Persona 1 Name: Whitney Seaborn Demographic: 51 year old physical therapist Day in the Life: Whitney is a history buff who enjoys visiting museums and historic … Continue reading

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