Note: This tutorial is specifically for HIST 502 students at California State University San Marcos. It borrows heavily from the expertise of Dr. Jeffrey Charles and from Dr. Fred Gibbs's tutorials.

Now that you've watched the first half of Klas Karlsson's tutorial and gotten a bit familiar with QGIS, we are going to use the software to map some historical data and to georeference a historical map to display that data on.

Create a Map

Add Map Features

Georeference a Historical Map