Geographic information systems
Files for this project are no longer available but the following pages include aphotograph of a typical sign and two maps that illustrate the types of researchand GIS analysis that were done to develop the “Then & Now” maps used in thesigns.
Students participating in two senior capstone courses (spring and summer, 1999) did historical research, the conceptualization, and graphic design of four Vanport interpretive signs that were to be located at the historic site of Vanport at today’s Heron Lakes Golf Course.
Portland State University, "Vanport Interpretive Signage Project" (1999). Asset Mapping: Community Geography Project. 1.