April 20, 2019 9:57 pmPublished by John Carmody
Here is another StoryMap, featuring journal entries from the 3 1/2 days it took me to get to California from Washington DC on an open-ended Greyhound bus trip I took around the USA in 1993.
I rode from coast to coast and back in 11 days, these are dispatches from the 1st 1/2 of that trip.
July 4, 2020 3:36 pmPublished by John Carmody
Here is a co-mingling of genealogy, design, development and data: an interactive tour through family burial plots at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Washington, DC.
April 4, 2015 6:55 pmPublished by John Carmody
Part of a multimedia genealogy project, this interactive temporal map shows residence and migration patterns of ancestors from Europe in the 1730s to America starting in the 1820s.
February 17, 2015 5:31 pmPublished by John Carmody
This interactive map shows where people of specific surnames lived in Ireland in the 19th century, according to parish records. I scraped a static dataset from the Irish Times website, and built a much more interesting way to view the same information, with additional insights provided by clustering of semi-opaque colored markers. The dataset has 4 pieces of information: latitude, longitude, name of parish and number of family surnames in that parish.
April 22, 2019 2:10 pmPublished by John Carmody
I used a collection of old maps of Washington DC for this Rubiks Cube code experiment from Google Chrome Labs. It would seem to make the game exponentially harder, especially if one does not know old Washington DC.
June 4, 2015 11:10 pmPublished by John Carmody
This interactive map tour through historic Tenleytown in Washington, DC uses ESRI and ArcGIS to serve up a responsive, educational map of razed residences and stores.
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I focus on recreations of ephemeral relics from the better days of the USA