Follow Land Surveying History Hub and Forum

Land Surveying History Hub is a place for land surveyors to discuss and share surveying history for education of future generations of surveyors.ย  As a member of this Hub, you can contribute to the Surveying History Timeline and help Build land surveying time capsules. Contribute what your experience and knowledge to the first ever interactive timeline of land surveying history.

Party Chief

Truly insightful animated gif of the growth of the US territories and states. The only improvement I can think of is if there was a timeline control โ€“ watching the dates change while keeping track of map changes is almost impossible.

Origins of America Animated Gif

 

Wikipedia Commons cites this as the work of http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Golbez, who has also produced a similar work (with a slower timestep) for Canada: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Canada_provinces_evolution.gif

Read moreโ€ฆ
E-mail me when people leave their comments –

You need to be a member of Land Surveyors United - Global Surveying Community to add thoughts!

Join Land Surveyors United - Global Surveying Community

+ Share Your Surveying Experience

Hey there!
It looks like you are enjoying the community content.

That's nice! Please don't forget to mention us if you use what you just copied on your website. Help strenthen the community by linking back to us!


Thank you very much! Have a nice day! :)

Ok. Don't bother me again, for this session.