digital history

  • Digital History Center Strives to Connect With the Public

    The center’s scholars strive to capture the voices of historical actors not traditionally represented in archives, like slaves and American Indians, through projects that map the past and involve the public in analyzing historical data.

  • Why I Despise @HistoryInPics

    by Sarah Werner

    @HistoryInPics and similar Twitter streams post “old” pictures and little tidbits of captions for them. That's it. No attribution, no link, no context, and a casual relationship to the truth.