This R package contains datasets of interest to historians. It is primarily intended for pedagogic purposes in teaching historians how to use R.
You will have to install devtools to install this package from GitHub.
To list all the datasets in the package with their documentation:
library(historydata) help(package = historydata)
To load a dataset:
If you have a dataset that you think would be good for this package, feel free to contribute it. You can send the dataset via e-mail if you can provide a citation and guarantee that the data is available under an open license.
But it is much preferred that you contribute the dataset via a pull request. To add a dataset:
.rdafile should be saved to
data-raw/sarna.Ras a model. Please try keeping the data tidy.
R/sarna.Ras a model. Be sure to include a citation.
This project is released under the MIT License: http://lmullen.mit-license.org/