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!

Locating London's Past

London Lives. Blog:

Where: London

London Gallery Project

Local/Global: Mapping Nineteenth-Century London's Art Market

Where: London

Lviv Interactive Map

Lviv, in the Ukraine, mapped in various historical dimensions.

Where: Ukraine


Mango allows users to upload and visualize data on a map. Maps can be shared publicly or privately and can be enhanced with a comprehensive set of analysis tools and customization options.


Where: Global

Map of Early Modern London

Based on Agas' map from circa 1560.

Where: London

Map of origins: Chinese clans in Singapore

A comprehensive listing of Chinese Clan Associations in Singapore. Using Google Maps, these Associations have been mapped out for spatiotemporal exploration, with links to each Associations' publications and related literature.

Where: Singapore

Mapping A Writer's World

The geographic chronology of Willa Cather.

Where: United States

Mapping Books

Various experiments in mapping books.

Where: North America

Mapping Dante. Study of Places in the Commedia

A digital interactive map with the places mentioned in Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy.

Where: Global

Mapping Decadence

Mapping the networks of the late nineteenth century Parisian decadents.

Where: France

Mapping Decline

Fascinating investigation into urban decline in St Louis.


Mapping Detroit Slavery

Aims to provide a more complete picture of slavery in the Detroit area for the general public, students, and scholars.