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black and white photograph of Amherst, MA featuring Amherst College, 1800s

What’s in a name?: Transcription, Research, and Discovery

As discussed in our previous post about our ongoing Transcription Project, providing transcriptions of our digitized archival materials makes those materials more accessible to our community. We are finding that transcription itself can be an interesting way to engage with these materials. Especially in a correspondence collection such as the Justin Perkins Papers, where our…Continue Reading What’s in a name?: Transcription, Research, and Discovery