gvSIG for georeferencing historical and archaeological points of interest
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande (FURG)
The aim was to provide a geospatial view of the permanent fortifications in the region of the Lagoa dos Patos (Brazil) in the eighteenth century.
Development of a geographic information system associated with a survey of historical and archaeological information extracted from documents, books, oral histories and archaeological research done in that region. The GIS software used is gvSIG.
It is a contribution to the knowledge of regional history.