Monthly Archives: May 2015

PICTURES OF MUHAMMAD

By mgodino Source: Matthew  

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The Art of Programming Assignment

By Donna Click the green flag and press the space bar. Don’t have your sound too loud, and please excuse my French. Bastille Day: French Independence day. During political turmoil in France with the monarchy, a few political prisoners had … Continue reading

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Blog Post: Scratch

By mgodino Here is a very simple animation I made on scratch meant to represent the arrival of colonists to Jamestown. I made the background on paint and imported it.  Scratch is fun and very easy  and quick to learn, but … Continue reading

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Sustainability of Historical Information Assignment

By Donna With the realization that our safely stored digital information on DVD’s, hard drives, and other digital media is far more temporary than originally marketed, it is time to renew the scrap-booking hobby. Acid free paper has stood the … Continue reading

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Data Bases and Statistics Assignment

By Donna Stats from signs at Manassas Source: Donna  

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Tools and Services Assignment

By Donna I overlayed a driving tour map of Manassas Battlefield and placed the markers in the appropriate places.  The way this map works you have to zoom in to Manassas to see anything. Source: Donna  

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Data and Text Mining Assignment

By Donna The above ngram tracks not only the Civil War and documentation there after, but also the strife thereafter presumably around segregation.  It also seems that the rise of the strife in the south relating to segregation created more … Continue reading

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Sustainability of Digital History

By admin In order to sustain historical information online, the data has to remain available on the web. An ongoing issue faced by all websites is to make sure all their links and pages are active. This requires checking the … Continue reading

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Programming

By admin The last assignment of the term was to attempt to code something using Scratch. I discovered that if it has step to step guidelines in plan text, I am pretty quick at picking it up. If I had … Continue reading

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Sustainability of Historical Information

By admin Sustainability of historical information is becoming an increasingly important topic as we become more and more integrated into the digital world. As read from the article from the Library of Congress, there are many players involved to make … Continue reading

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