Experiments in Geospatial Visualization
Digital project in development: Publishing Histories of NYC
Footprints rendering using Perris’s 1844 map of the city, georectified by the New York Public Library Map Warper.
Screenshots of a short animation of images from Jones & Newman’s Pictorial Directory of New York (1848), modeling a three-dimensional “Google Street View” of 1840s Broadway.
Below are Google map “notebooks,” where I’m charting key establishments around 1850s Broadway as well as the movements of certain writers and texts during the period.