Chronicling America Announces New Interactive Map and Timeline Visualization

Chronicling America has updated a couple of its very useful tools for all of us, their interactive map and their timeline visualization tool.

Here’s the announcement:

The Library of Congress is pleased to announce the publication of a new interactive map and timeline of all digitized titles in the Chronicling America Historic American Newspapers collection. This visualization features a map that shows approximate locations of all digitized newspapers available in the collection. Users can explore the newspapers by clicking the dots on the map and/or access a time slider in the lower left hand corner to interact with the timeline and explore the available digitized newspapers published between 1777-1963. This map is updated weekly.

Explore the new map and timeline and other data visualizations of the Chronicling America Historic American Newspapers collection.”

Check it out!

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