Revision of Data Visualization: Journalism's Voyage West from Thu, 07/07/2011 - 05:24

This visualization plots over 140,000 newspapers published over three centuries in the United States. The data comes from the Library of Congress' "Chronicling America" project, which maintains a regularly updated directory of newspapers. 

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