‘Newspapers in America: The Story of Their Rise and Fall Visualised’

Simon Rogers and The Guardian Newspaper examine the history of the U.S. newspaper industry.  Data visualization by the Rural West Initiative, Bill Lane Center for the American West, Stanford University
Credits: Dan Chang, Krissy Clark, Yuankai Ge, Geoff McGhee, Yinfeng Qin and Jason Wang:

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What’s happened to the US newspaper industry? Stanford University has mapped their history using data from the US Library of Congress’ Chronicling America project. It shows their incredible rise and – if you look closely – the recent crash

Continue reading:

http://www.guardian.co.uk/news/datablog/interactive/2011/aug/05/america-newspapers-map-us-visualised

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