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Who Cares Who Made the Map? La Carta del Cantino and its anonymous maker
This paper explores the authorship of the anonymous La Carta del Cantino through an analysis of design signatures. Using high resolution digital copies of charts in ArcGIS, La Carta del Cantino is compared to contemporaneous ...
Repealing Unions: American Abolitionists, Irish Repeal, and the Origins of Garrisonian Disunionism
(Journal of the Early Republic, 2008)
The Fourth and the First: Abolitionist Holidays, Respectability, and Radical Interracial Reform
(American Quarterly, 2005)
Paradoxical Infrastructures: Ruins, Retrofit, and Risk
In recent years, a dramatic increase in the study of infrastructure has occurred in the social sciences and humanities, following upon foundational work in the physical sciences, architecture, planning, information science, ...
Our Country is the World: Radical American Abolitionists Abroad
(Johns Hopkins University, 2006)
Antebellum abolitionists participated—through correspondence, print, and travel—in extensive transatlantic reform networks and often considered themselves citizens of the world. William Lloyd Garrison, the radical antislavery ...