Humanities GIS Projects

This catalog was seeded from John Levin's Anterotesis DH GIS Projects list. We would like to improve the interface and functionality in 2016. Please contact us if you are able to help!

Great Britain Historical GIS / A Vision of Britain through Time

A comprehensive system integrating diverse geographical surveys of Britain, including the Census of Population, historical mapping, the largest online collection of historical British travel writing, and four historical descriptive gazetteers comprising over 90,000 entries. It is designed to make many kinds of information about a given place easily accessible to the general public; most parts of the underlying data can be downloaded from the site or via the UK Data Service.

Grub Street Project

Where: London



HGIS Germany

Where: Germany

Hidden Florence

Where: Florence

Hidden Patterns of the Civil War

Where: United States


Where: Netherlands

Historical Geography of facilities for people with intellectual disabilities in Australia

Where: Australia

Historical Town Atlas of the Czech Republic

Holocaust Geographies

Where: Europe



Where: Global