Archive archaeology: Rediscovering Jerash in the digital archives

Publication: CommunicationBook chapter

With the rediscovery of Jerash in the 19th century as the starting point, this contribution focuses on the use of digital archives. Travel accounts, diaries, photographs, sketches and maps are to a large extent made publicly available online. Wishing to create an overview of the rediscovery of Jerash, it is very helpful to dive into these digital archives.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationGerasa/Jerash : From the urban periphery
EditorsAchim Lichtenberger, Rubina Raja
Number of pages6
Place of PublicationAarhus
PublisherFællestrykkeriet, University of Aarhus
Publication year23 Feb 2017
Pages26-31
Article number3
StatePublished - 23 Feb 2017

    Keywords

  • Archives, Jerash, Gerasa, Travel accounts, Old photographs

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