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Digital History Projects combine Statistics with History

 
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Digital History Projects combine Statistics with History
by Brian Foley - Saturday, 31 December 2016, 3:17 PM
 

(Most of these are thanks to Rebecca Onion of SLATE)

Mapping Inequality - Redlining Data and Maps from 1930s about neighborhoods (including LA) and what were considered a good loan risk. .

map from 1930s


Six degrees of Sir Francis Bacon  - network of connections in European intellectuals circa 1600

Colored Conventions (coloredconventions.org) - Data about Black political organization in the 1800's

Delegate Attendance by state and year


Histography (https://histography.io/) - an interactive timeline of all historical events on Wikipedia.

histography

Los Angeles Census Data 1940 Maps by ethnicity (UCLA Library collection)