Newspapers

Ruben Ros is a student at the Research Master’s programme in History at Utrecht University. He is mainly interested in digital conceptual history, and in particular the computational study of spatial concepts. He worked as a research assistant at Helsinki Computational History Group and currently writes his thesis on the (digital) conceptual history of foreignness.

Mining Wages in Nineteenth Century Newspaper Job Advertisements

This projects aims to computationally extract job advertisements from the nineteenth century digitized newspapers provided by the Dutch National Library.