Big and Little Houses on the Prairie: Signaling with Sodhouses and Growing Successful Communities

Faculty Advisor
LuAnn Wandsnider
Contact Email
Potential UCARE Research Position?
Start Date
10/1/2016 but flexible
Paid or Volunteer
Paid Rate
Pay commensurate with skill level
Hours Per Week

Seeking research assistant with advanced ArcGIS skills. Two tasks:

1.            Georeference historic map of Custer County, NE.

2.            Create java script that will take text version of legal descriptions derived from historic documents (see below), and using this and GIS coverage for public land system, create polygons for parcels claimed by homesteaders.

Township28W   Range17N           Section8               E2 SW4 and SE4 NW4

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