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[team work]



“Imaging Kando”

           —Mapping Japan’s 1923 Great Earthquake through Visual Culture




This is a project by Prof. Gennifer Weisenfeld, which uses some visualization tools to create an archive of earthquake postcard and maps.


[software + hardware]:


ArcGIS, QGIS, Neatline, Omega,





1. View archive of earthquake’s postcards and maps

2. Categorize and visualize postcards by geolocation 

3. Categorize and visualize maps by timeline




[ 中文介绍 ]:


可视化1923年日本大地震,基于地理位置和时间线对当时明信片档案的收集整理, 数据可视化