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Livingstone's Letter from Bambarre

A Multispectral Critical Edition

All letter images and text published by permission of Peter and Nejma Beard. Licensed for use under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Unported License. ©2010

*Beta Edition, 2010
*First Edition, 2011

Further Reading on Spectral Imaging
Christens-Barry, William A., Kenneth Boydston, and Roger L. Easton, Jr. 2010. "Evaluation and Compensation of Fluorescence for Spectral Imaging of Art Materials and Historical Documents." In Color Imaging XV: Displaying, Processing, Hardcopy, and Applications, ed. Reiner Eschbach, Gabriel G. Marcu, Shoji Tominaga, and Alessandro Rizzi. Proceedings of the SPIE 7528: 75280M-75280M-8.
Christens-Barry, William A., Kenneth Boydston, Fenella G. France, Keith T. Knox, Roger L. Easton, Jr., and Michael B. Toth. 2009. "Camera System for Multispectral Imaging of Documents." In Sensors, Cameras, and Systems for Industrial/Scientific Applications, ed. Erik Bodegom and Valerie Nyugen. Proceedings of the SPIE: 7249: 724908-724908-10.
France, Fenella G., Eric F. Hansen, and Michael B. Toth. 2009. "Creating a Composite Cultural Heritage Artifact – the Digital Object." Paper presented at Digital Humanities Conference, College Park, MD, 22-25 June.
France, Fenella G., Doug Emery, and Michael B. Toth. 2010. "The Convergence of Information Technology, Data and Management in a Library Imaging Program." Library Quarterly 80, no. 1: 33-59.
France, Fenella G., William A. Christens-Barry, Michael B. Toth, and Kenneth Boydston. 2010. "Advanced Image Analysis for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage." In Computer Vision and Image Analysis of Art, ed. David G. Stork, Jim Coddington, and Anna Bentkowska-Kafel. Proceedings of the SPIE 7531: 75310E
Knox, Keith T., and Roger L. Easton, Jr. 2003. "Recovery of Lost Writings on Historical Manuscripts with Ultraviolet Illumination." In The Fifth International Symposium on Multispectral Color Science (Part of PICS 2003 Conference), Rochester, NY, 301–306.
Knox, Keith T. 2007. "Enhancement of Overwritten Text in the Archimedes Palimpsest." Computer Image Analysis in the Study of Art, ed. David G. Stork and Jim Coddington. Proceedings of the SPIE 6810: 681004.1-681004.11.
Knox, Keith T., Roger L. Easton, Jr., and William A. Christens-Barry. 2008. "Image Restoration of Damaged or Erased Manuscripts." Paper presented at the European Signal Processing Conference, Lausanne, Switzerland, 25-29 August.
Padoan, R., Th. A. G. Steemers, M. E. Klein, B. J. Aalderink, and G. de Bruin. 2008. "Quantitative Hyperspectral Imaging of Historical Documents: Technique and Applications." Paper presented at 9th International Conference on ND of Art, Jerusalem, Israel, 25-30 May. http://www.ndt.net/article/art2008/papers/097Padoan.pdf.
Toth, Michael B., and Doug Emery. 2006. "From Parchment to the Web: Integrating and Encoding the Archimedes Palimpsest Transcriptions." Paper presented at Internationalization & Unicode Conference, Washington, DC, 15-17 Nov.
Toth, Michael B. 2007. "Management of Digital Archives for Integrated Web Access to Scientific and Cultural Information." Paper presented at Archiving 2007 Conference, Society for Imaging Science and Technology, Arlington, VA, 21-24 May.
Toth, Michael B., and Alex Lee. 2009. "From Manuscripts to Maps: Linking Pen to Pixel with Spectral Analyses." In Proceedings of the Imaging and Image Analyses Workshop, National Center for Supercomputer Applications, in Urbana-Champaign, Illinois.