GIS Research and Map Collection

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  • Gentry, Melissa (2020-06)
    This distance learning and online cartography guide includes links to repositories of downloadable maps, presentations, learning objects, and lessons. The online story maps describe people and places in history. The ...
  • Gentry, Melissa (2020-06)
    This cartographic guide includes links to online maps related to African-American studies and history, including biographical maps of activists. The links also include a repository of Black History Month presentations ...
  • Gentry, Melissa (2020-06)
    This cartographic guide provides links to online maps, presentations, and other resources related to human rights history, including the American civil rights movement, women's suffrage, and Japanese-American relocation. ...
  • Gentry, Melissa (2019)
    This tutorial provides information about using historic Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for research and learning. The guide provides valuable examples of maps with keys to the symbols and colors used on these fire insurance maps.
  • Gentry, Melissa (2017-01-31)
    This map shows the locations of the Negro League Baseball teams.
  • Gentry, Melissa (2017-01-27)
    This map was created by the GIS Research and Map Collection in Bracken Library for use in research, learning, and exhibits.
  • Gentry, Melissa (2017-01-27)
    This poster was created by the Ball State University Libraries GIS Research and Map Collection for use in education, research, and exhibits.
  • Gentry, Melissa (2017-01-27)
    This map was created by the GIS Research and Map Colllection in Bracken Library for use in education, research, and exhibits.
  • Gentry, Melissa (2017-01-23)
    This "virtual tour" provides information about unique cartographic resources available for students in Geography 240, Dr. Jorn Seemann.
  • Gentry, Melissa (2017-01-20)
    This map was created by the GIS Research and Map Collection for use in education, research, and classroom displays. The map identifies countries around the world that have more women elected to the national legislature ...
  • Gentry, Melissa (2017-01-20)
    This map was created by the GIS Research and Map Collection for use in education, research, and classroom displays. The map identifies the locations of important events in Missouri history.
  • Gentry, Melissa (2017-01-20)
    This map was created by the GIS Research and Map Collection for use in education, research, or classroom displays. The map identifies the locations in Missouri that were listed in the "Negro Travelers' Green Book" in 1956. ...
  • Gentry, Melissa (2016-12-23)
    This tutorial provides information for K-12 teachers for using historic personal diaries to teach U.S. history. The diaries available from the Library's Digital Media Repository are highlighted.
  • Gentry, Melissa (2016-12-28)
    This guide gives examples of maps that can be used as visual aids in papers and presentations.
  • Gentry, Melissa (2016-11-28)
    This map is part of a series of Indiana history maps created in celebration of the state's Bicentennial in December 2016. This map identifies the six Vice Presidents from the state of Indiana.
  • Gentry, Melissa (2016-11-14)
    This map was created as part of a series of maps teaching about Indiana history. This map may be printed in the GIS Research and Map Collection on the second floor of Bracken Library. It may be used for classroom displays ...
  • Gentry, Melissa (2016-11-09)
    This map was created by the GRMC as part of a series of Indiana history maps. This map is based on the book "Major Taylor: The Extraordinary Career of a Champion Bicycle Racer" by Andrew Ritchie. The map identifies the ...
  • Gentry, Melissa (2016-11-03)
    This map was created by the GRMC as part of a series of Indiana history maps. This map includes sad, scary, or bad things that have happened in Indiana history.
  • Gentry, Melissa (2016-10-04)
    This poster was created for the Rinker Center for International Programs' Culture Exchange program. The poster may be used for exhibits or research and learning. Large copies may be printed using the plotter in the GRMC ...
  • Gentry, Melissa (2016-10-04)
    This map identifies the number of children who were transported as "orphans" from Boston and New York to other states from 1853-1910. These were known as the "orphan trains," although many of the children were left homeless ...

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