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  Disclaimer:  This WebQuest was created to fulfill the requirements of a graduate course at Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis.  The resources listed are authentic and, I believe, reputable; however, the project described is fictitious.  It was designed to illustrate the potential electronic resources bring to an endeavor such as this.  The community organizations listed suggest actual organizations.  No organizations sponsor this project. 
 

     

 C. I. A.
 Cemetery Information Association 
Franklin County Indiana

 
   

    

11 June 2003
Before you and your mentor (not to mention your bug spray and poison ivy kit) arrive at the cemetery with your GPS device, take a minute to do a little background reading about what a GPS is and how it works. 

  • To find out what it does:

http://www.savinggraves.org/education/bookshelf/gpr.htm


(The following source requires free software ( Adobe Acrobat Reader ) to open the file.)
http://www.ncptt.nps.gov/PDFfiles/notes/issue%2040.pdf

  • How it works:
http://www.interment.net/column/records/gps/index.htm


The owner's manual!!!

Jr. Historical Society
Cemetery Taskforce
C/O Brookville Public Library
Brookville, Indiana

       

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Created by Susan Knight, 19 June 2003