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http://www.bl.uk/learning/histcitizen/21cc/struggle/chartists1/historicalsources/source6/kenningtoncommon.html
But how many meetings?
• Redo the OCR of
original image files
using Abbyy
Finereader 12
OCR
• Python code to
extract place names
&
• geo-code pla...
In 462 towns & villages and
counting…
http://www.silva-sandbox.ucl.ac.uk/bartlett/old-graduate/research/space
https://about.me/katrina.navickas
Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining,...
Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining,...
Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining,...
Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining,...
Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining,...
Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining,...
Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining,...
Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining,...
Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining,...
Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining,...
Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining,...
Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining,...
Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining,...
Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining,...
Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining,...
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Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining, NLP, geo-parsing and crowd-sourcing

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Katrina Navickas
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Political Meetings Mapper with British Library Labs: mapping the origins of British democratic movements with text-mining, NLP, geo-parsing and crowd-sourcing

  1. 1. http://www.bl.uk/learning/histcitizen/21cc/struggle/chartists1/historicalsources/source6/kenningtoncommon.html
  2. 2. But how many meetings?
  3. 3. • Redo the OCR of original image files using Abbyy Finereader 12 OCR • Python code to extract place names & • geo-code places using a gazetteer Geo-code • Python code with regex to extract dates • Basic NLP to calculate the dates of words like ‘tomorrow’ Date https://github.com/BL-Labs/meetingsparser
  4. 4. In 462 towns & villages and counting…
  5. 5. http://www.silva-sandbox.ucl.ac.uk/bartlett/old-graduate/research/space
  6. 6. https://about.me/katrina.navickas

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