Raleigh Historic

A project by RHDC

Raleigh Historic is a free mobile app which curates Raleigh's landscape through the use of geo-located historical text and archival images. Raleigh Historic Development Commission, Raleigh Historic allows you to explore the architecture, places,and people that have shaped the city's history. As the site develops, archival film, oral history and other audio, as well as short documentary videos will be included. Raleigh Historic is available in the iOS App Store and the Google Play Android App Market.

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About the artwork:
“To start this project, I made two scouting trips to Blount Street where I walked the blocks mentioned in the project and searched for a subject. I decided to create a…

About the artwork:
“Coming from a small town myself—Oxford, North Carolina, where there were few cultural events, museums, etc.—the public library was the place that fed my soul. A good…

About the artwork:
“One Way Home is a way of talking about and understanding people without depicting people. I am interested in what historic buildings can tell us about old ways of life melding…