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Historypin_DigiTools_Map_App

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Stay tuned to Historypin and E-Archives multimedia collections. Projects and tours will be updated throughout the Civil War Sesquicentennial - going on now through 2015.

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Historypin_DigiTools_Map_App

  1. 1. Historypin and E-Archives E-Archives Sharing yesterday with tomorrow.
  2. 2. What is Historypin? Historypin.com is a way for millions of people to come together to share small glimpses of the past and to build up the huge story of human history.
  3. 3. Why was Historypin created? Historypin was created to help people to come together from across different generations, cultures and places, around the history of their families and neighbourhoods, improving personal relations and building stronger communities.
  4. 4. What are Historypin’s aims? • To get as many people as possible taking part in the history of their family, streets, country and world. • To bring neighborhoods together around local history and help people feel closer to the place they live in. • To get people from different generations talking more, sharing more and coming together more often. • To conserve and open up archives for everyone to enjoy, learn from and improve. • To create a study resource for schools and universities. • To be the largest global archive of human history.
  5. 5. Historypin Website: Map view
  6. 6. Satellite View
  7. 7. Photo with story
  8. 8. Nearby photos
  9. 9. Street View comparison
  10. 10. Fading out photo
  11. 11. Fading out photo
  12. 12. Viewing multiple photos in Street View
  13. 13. Pinning photos: adding info
  14. 14. Pinning photos: locate on map
  15. 15. Pinning photos: positioning on Street View
  16. 16. User profile
  17. 17. Some great content pinned already
  18. 18. Some great content pinned already
  19. 19. Some great content pinned already
  20. 20. Some great content pinned already
  21. 21. Some great content pinned already
  22. 22. Some great content pinned already
  23. 23. Some great content pinned already
  24. 24. App
  25. 25. Home
  26. 26. Map
  27. 27. Photo info
  28. 28. Augmented Reality View
  29. 29. Overlay with modern view, with compass and directions
  30. 30. Take a modern equivalent
  31. 31. Post a photo
  32. 32. Upload a photo
  33. 33. Historypin and E-Archives E-Archives Sharing yesterday with tomorrow. We are going to… • Share for the 1st time in 150 years • During the Civil War Sesquicentennial • New primary sources from private collections • That retrace Civil War events that moved the dial of history • Offer a glimpse into the lives of the Lincolns from a new vantage point.
  34. 34. Historypin and E-Archives E-Archives Sharing yesterday with tomorrow. We look forward to your participation on Historypin. If you have questions or comments please email us at … dixonwellingcollection@gmail.com

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