Maps can be stationary images or interactive with a large variety of behaviors..

You can link them to photographs and text.

QUESTION: What kinds of lessons are best presented with maps?

-----1. This is a map of the route of the Donner Party. As you move the cursor along the line, rollovers come up providing information about particular parts of the trail.

Donner Party Map with Rollovers

-----2. This is a map of the Nez Percé Trail which you can download as a PDF. Open it and use magnification -- notice the amazing detail that is possible, coming in closer and closer on any part of the map. We could use this for Mullan Road maps.

Nez PercÚ Trail Download with Magnification Option

(Go to this page and click on "area map" to download and explore this map.)