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Visual History Archive: Places Search

Places Search

places search - typed in syria


Users can search by location (place name) by either using the hierarchical browse on the left, or by filling in a place name just above the map. 

Once the name comes up, check the definition, and then click the Search button to the right.

place search





Click on a pin, or scroll through the list of index terms in the bottom center under the map.  


Double click on the place name to select it (you see it listed in the box at bottom right), and then click Next to see search results.