The Pudding regularly publishes excellent infographics.
This month, they shared two exceptional ones related to United States History.
One they title A brief history of the past 100 YEARS as told through the New York Times archives. It shares very brief summaries of each decade based on which topics received the most coverage in The NY Times.
That one’s good, but this next one is fantastic.
It’s called This is a chart about the world through the eyes of the US. They analyzed NY Times headlines from the past 120 years and created an interactive showing which country received the most attention month-by-month. It would be a great tool in a U.S. History class.
I’m adding this info to The Best Websites For Teaching & Learning About U.S. History.