Pullman House History Project

Pullman House History Project

Monday, September 10, 2012
11:00 am to Noon (Central Time)
ICPN event (Y/N): 
Event location: 
United States
Illinois US
Presenter & affiliation: 

Andrew Bullen, Coordinator for Information Technology for the Illinois State Library and a resident of Pullman. He has been involved in the digital preservation and presentation of artifacts and images since 1993.

Description of event: 

After giving a brief overview of the town and company of Pullman, Andrew Bullen will describe his work in developing the content management system currently in use at the Pullman State Historic Site. In addition, he will describe the contents of the Pullman House History project, which ties together census data, demographic data, and historic maps. He will also talk about optical musical recognition, used to bring music about Pullman to life.

Resource list: 

Pullman State Historic Site website

Illinois Digital Archives is the repository for the digital collections of the Illinois State Library and for other libraries and cultural institutions in the State of Illinois.