Name of Engagement
Spatial History in the Public Square: Images, Maps, & Archives in the Community
Dr. Kevin Borg
Dr. Kevin Borg and Mr. Bradley Andrick in Facilities Management partnered this year with well-known local historian and former president of the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society Mr. Dale MacAllister and Ms. Robin Lyttle, creator of the Shenandoah Valley Black Heritage website on a project entitled “Spatial History in the Public Square: Images, Maps, & Archives in the Community.” The SHPS, which links particular places in the Harrisonburg community to textual, photographic, and other resources held by regional libraries and museums, holds real potential as an affordable and easily used spatial history resource for communities with modest resources. available.
Involves Faculty, Involves Staff, Involves Participants External to JMU
Academic Year AY '15-'16
One Time Only
Areas of Engagement