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WEB DuBois's hand-drawn infographs for the 1900 Paris World's Fair

https://www.fastcodesign.com/3068020...wn-infographic



http://www.loc.gov/pictures/search/?...&loclr=blogpic

some are really odd, and took me a while to figure out what was being depicted

but you've got choropleths:
http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource...868/?co=anedub

stacked bar graphs on marital status by age and sex:
http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource...915/?co=anedub

and -sigh- pie charts:
http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource...899/?co=anedub

these odd spiraled bars:
http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource...873/?co=anedub
http://www.loc.gov/pictures/collecti...em/2013650445/

anyway, interesting historical stuff
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animation of slave voyages by year:

http://www.slate.com/articles/life/t...ave_trade.html

Also, database of voyages:

https://www.slavevoyages.org/voyage/database
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Someone is compiling a list of data visualization courses:
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets...it?usp=sharing
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Interesting visualization of population changes in history:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qgUhujxKx5c

(going by current boundaries)

In the twitter thread for this, many people learned about bits of history (to wit: what happened in China around 100-300 CE)
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