"A new interactive map he helped build shows that emancipation didn’t occur in one moment, he says,…"

“A new interactive map he helped build shows that emancipation didn’t occur in one moment, he says, but was “an unfolding,” happening from the very first years of the war to the very last. And, he adds, it happened because of African-Americans, not merely for them, or to them.”

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Interactive Map Traces Slaves’ Path to Emancipation - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Another example of Digital Humanities in history.

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