Academic Research

Map of Indentured Servants from England to Barbados, 16–1700s➚October 16, 2015

This map is part of my PhD research, and also relates to my Masters work (below). The map displays points of the towns from which the servants were brought, and lines to the ports through which they traveled.

The Modern Utility of Ford's Colonial Map of Barbados, 1674➚May 18, 2015

This is my first published paper, branching off of my Masters work.

More information is available at the link above, however, downloads may be restricted

“Digital Visualization of Colonial Cartography: Patterns of Wealth in the Sugar Colony of Barbados.”➚July 6, 2014

This is my Masters Thesis conducted at The Pennsylvania State University.

More information is available at the link above, however, downloads are currently restricted to Penn State Account holders.

“Spatial Analysis of Ancient Maya Settlement near Karst Sinkholes at Xuenkal, Yucatán, Mexico.”April 6, 2013

This is my Undergraduate Honors Thesis, conducted at Kent State University.

More information, citations, and downloads are available at➚.

Personal Projects

Map of PA State ForestsFebruary 2016

This map takes data from OpenStreetMap (added or modified in part by myself), converted into GeoJSON files, and displays outlines of all State Forest lands in Pennsylvania, as well as Allegheny National Forest, which lies mostly in PA. These regions allow dispersed camping, or camping at any location in these forests using Leave No Trace techniques, for free.

Centre County Furnaces Map➚July 2015

I worked with the Centre County Historical Society to create an interactive online map of Centre County's iron industry history. This map shows locations of old furnaces with information about the surrounding sites.