Online GIS alumnus brings history to life through Gettysburg tour app

When tourists visit Gettysburg National Military Park they see a picturesque landscape of open fields and rolling hills. However, for three days in 1863 this site was home to one of the most important battles in American history.
Nicholas Wiley, a graduate of the Penn State geographic information system (GIS) certificate program, is trying to bring this experience to life with the InSite Gettysburg app.

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Submitted by ksu5005 on

This is a very good app and the app uses GIS(Geographical Infomation System)...I have visited Gettysberg national military park a few days ago on a study tour and used the app nicely..It works fine and certainly it will help  the visitors to know the importance of the place...Nice App indeed.

 

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