The African Historical Graphics Archive

The African Historical Graphics Archive is designed to record, conserve and present historical maps and graphic images of Africa and its peoples for advanced scholarship, public exhibition and curriculum development on African history throughout the world.

T.C. Weiskel, Research Director

Presentation to Africana Librarians

navigating-intern-page[Slides & Illustrations from presentation]

For background material on problems of meta-description in the electronic cataloging of digital material see:



See related

as well as selected related topics in the digital humanities:

Lecture – Dr. Judith Carney – Boston, African Studies Association event at Afriterra, 22 November 2019

afriterra-mapSee tentative forthcoming proposal for:

  • The Harvard-Balliol Digital African Historical Map & Graphics Archive
… a transnational scholarly collaboration
for the study of Atlantic history.


(A potential digital  humanities project)

and the:Oxford-Bodleian

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