Editor's note: Below are selected H-Net posts and announcements from July 2021 that may be of interest to H-Maps subscribers.
Discussion published by T. Kurt Knoerl on Friday, July 30, 2021
Discussion published by Matthew Gilmore on Friday, July 9, 2021
TOC: Journal of Map and Geography Libraries 2021 (Full table of Contents at the link)
--Issue Editors: Ron Grim and Ryan Moore.
Discussion published by Paul Chase on Monday, July 26, 2021
ToC for Early American Studies
Includes: Nathan Braccio, Map Scarcity in Early Colonial New England
Discussion published by Christopher McKeen on Thursday, July 15, 2021
An offhand question by a colleague at Emory—is Atlanta plottable on your interwar housing map?—led me to expand my research to include the first federally funded housing projects in the US: Atlanta’s Techwood Homes (1936, for white families), and University Homes (1937, for Black families).
Blog Post published by Gretchen Pierce on Sunday, July 11, 2021
--includes maps as items accessible through the PARES portal.
H-Ukraine "Spotlight" Interview with Christina Crawford
Discussion published by John Vsetecka on Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Dr. Christina E. Crawford is Assistant Professor of Modern and Contemporary Architecture in the Art History Department at Emory University and faculty of Emory’s Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies Program.
H-Maps readers may be most directly interested in her discussion of the methodology for a new project "that examines interwar exchanges of housing expertise between the US and Europe ("An offhand question by a colleague at Emory—is Atlanta plottable on your interwar housing map?—led me to expand my research ...)"