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A guide for supporting the creation of individual soldier stories for the Killed at Gettysburg digital project maintained by the Gettysburg College Civil War Institute.

Killed at Gettysburg Digital Project

This guide is meant to support the creation of soldier stories for the Gettysburg College Civil War Institute's Killed at Gettysburg digital history project.

How to Use This Guide

  • Flickr - using Flickr to upload your images online so they can be used with Esri Story Map Tour.
  • Story Map Tour - creating an interactive map to trace the actions and memorialization of your soldier.
  • WordPress - creating a blog post that presents the research done on your soldier and includes the Story Map Tour.
  • Finding Images - tips for finding appropriate images for the project.
  • Attribution - tips for providing proper credit for images that you have found online.
  • Writing for the Web - strategies for writing for websites.

Contacts

General Project Information

Ashley Whitehead LuskeyAssistant Director of the Civil War Institute, Civil War Institute Office

Technical Information and Support

Sharon Birch, Instructional Designer/Technologist

R.C. Miessler, Systems Librarian