Provides examples of how geographic information system (GIS) data can be used to conduct historical and contemporary research using Census Bureau data and mapping and other resources. Such data and mapping can enhance understanding of historical and contemporary subjects in a multidisciplinary variety of topics.
Geographic Information Systems (GIS), history, demographics, economics, ancestry, religion, Toronto, Canada, property values, agriculture
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Using Census Bureau Data for Current and Historical GIS Research. Presentation: Introduction to GIS for Social Science. Purdue University Libraries. West Lafayette, IN. April 18, 2014.
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