Monthly Archives: October 2015

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This week’s assignment proved more useful than I thought it was going to be. I had been struggling to find a copy of a postal map from 1796 that I have had for years. It is in my house somewhere or at least I thought it was. It has been […]


Even though I am taking History and Cartography hand and hand with Clio one this semester, this week was harder than I thought it would be.  I am still struggling with Storymap. It just doesn’t seem to want to do what I want it to, depending on how busy I […]

Map Reflection

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Since my project isn’t very diverse in the locations it offers, primarily from one or two different posts to one address, I decided to double dip and use maps from work. Currently we don’t have a great way to describe where the museum is going to be, using map warper I […]


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The past week or so has left me fluctuating between excitement and confusion with my project. I know what I want to do, I know how to do it, but I am worried it is not historical enough and while, I am super excited about the tools we are learning […]

Project Update

While I am enjoying not having to drive to campus this really is not a week off at all. I am working on the proposal, but I also took this week to ask an associate (and recent M.L.S. graduate) to be my exhibit guinea pig.  Turns out, as much as I […]

A week “off.”