Inquisite is a tool for collaboratively organizing and analyzing research data using proven techniques developed for archival management and social networks.
The "Irish Emigrants Manifest Database" is an Excel file containing the name, age, occupation, birthplace, ship name, and arrival date for 18,000 of the 916,000 Irish immigrants who arrived at the port of New York from 1846 to 1854.
Irish Speakers & the Empire City is a collaborative endeavor to try to identify and record the household information of residents of New York City born in Ireland who claimed Irish (Gaelic) as their mother tongue on the 1910 census.
Dr. Rowe is an interdisciplinary researcher fostering collaborations that leverage computer science and applications of data acquisition, storage, security, modeling, visualization, analysis and interpretation into research, education and entrepreneurship. His research has involved digital libraries, educational technologies, and modeling and visualization
Jeremy Rowe presents a digital project that uses geolocation as a tool for understanding the economic development of historic photography.
Kristen earned a B.S. in secondary education from Northwestern University (Evanston, IL), where she concentrated in English literature and history. She continued her education at the University of Delaware (Newark, DE), where she received an M.A. in English literature. Kristen
Laura Fisher of Ryerson University in Toronto will be discussing a digital and public humanities project that geolocates literary and historical texts on a map of New York City.
Maps created by the Church Temperance Society purporting to show the location of liquor saloons and lager beer saloons in predominantly Lower East Side neighborhoods. The locations are shown spatially on a handrawn map with minimal attached characteristics.
Mapping the Text will be held on Saturday, 21 April 2018 in conjunction with the annual CultureMapping@NYU event hosted at NYU Libraries on Friday, 20 April and sponsored by NewYorkScapes.
Moacir P. de Sá Pereira is a Faculty Fellow in the Department of English at New York University. He holds a Ph.D. in English and Literature from the University of Chicago. Prior to receiving his Ph.D., he served as Lecturer in the Department