Faculty Advisor

Bullock, Steven C.

Faculty Advisor

Samson, M. David.


This project presents a deeper look into the history of Central massachusetts during the years between 1801 and 1860. Through the data that has been collected at Old Sturbridge Village, color coded maps were made in MapInfo. These maps were used to visualize what was happening during this time period. After analyzing these maps and reading literature of this time we could see that specialization of the economy coud be seen.


Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

January 2004

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project


Restricted-WPI community only

Advisor Department

Humanities and Arts