Travel Speed (1800-1930)


 

Sure, the internet and the information revolution has been fun. But before that there was the communication revolution. And before that, it was transportation:

rates of travel in 1800srates of travel 1830

rates of travel 1857

rates of travel 1930s

(original source: 1932 Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United States, which has a number of other cool historical maps)

Travel Speed (1800-1930)
Dustin
Fri, 11 Jan 2013 21:03:26 GMT

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