Railroads and the Making of Modern America—Tools for Spatio-Temporal Correlation, Analysis, and Visualization


This project will integrate a vast collection of textual, geographical and numerical data to allow for the visual presentation of the railroads and its impact on society over time, concentrating initially on the Great Plains and Northeast United States.

Principal Investigators

William Thomas, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, US, NEH
Richard Healey, University of Portsmouth, UK, JISC