This page is a Weblog of the Google Maps Mashups I have created and other interesting mashups I have found on the web

Browsing Posts in History

Wow!! What a Historic Night!! Happy to have witnessed this moment in history!! Barack Obama’s Journey

Martin Luther King was assassinated 40 years ago on April 4th, 1968. I have pieced together events in Martin Luther King’s life on Google Maps. Source of my data was Wikipedia. In the Google Maps Mashup I created, the location information for events pop up on Google Maps every 10 seconds. You can disable the […]

Here’s a great Mashup I bumped into at GoogleMapsMania. It is…quoting the map creator The most interesting pieces of American history, geography, trivia and .. Americana. To be visited if one has excess time, money and inclination

April 15th. 1865 – Abraham Lincoln dies after being shot the previous evening by John Wilkes Booth at the Ford Theater, Washington DC (Google Maps View) April 16th, 1947 – Texas City Disaster: An explosion on board a freighter in port causes the city of Texas City, Texas, (Google Maps View) to catch fire, killing […]