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A DH Press Example

Examples Here are two examples of using DH Press to map a small part of Chicago in the nineteenth century. One shows the materials used in the construction of a few blocks of buildings. The other shows business types of people in those buildings. Please note that these examples are not deeply analytical. They are only excerpts of a larger…

W3 | Researching Your Project

Defining your subject as a research question You have started to think through the issues that interest you about the nineteenth-century city. As you narrow your subjects, you will also be developing a concise research question that will guide you. Remember that developing a research question is a process. You may begin with one subject in mind, and your research…

W2 | Getting to know DH Press

**Much of the information presented in the following tutorial is from the DH Press Manual. What is DH Press? DH Press is a plug-in for WordPress that enables scholars to visualize their humanities-oriented data and allow users to access that data from the visualizations themselves. The graphical representation of data – whether it be geographical information shown on maps, temporal…