I would like to thank Professor Susan Schreibman Dr. Roman Bleier and for their help in the creation of this project. I would also like to thank my friends and family for their patience and support throughout the course of this project and my thesis.

All music used in this project is owned by Smithsonian Folkways and is used purely for academic purposes.

The Versioning Machine 5.0 (released December 2015)

Version 5.0 updated the Versioning Machine to support documents encoded with using the recently released TEI P5 guidelines, as well as greater support for prose documents and images, and various performance enhancements.

The Versioning Machine Development Team