Graveyards of America mapped

October 31, 2018

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It’s Halloween. Joshua Stevens mapped all the graveyards:

Right away I was struck by the geography. The pattern, however, makes a great deal of sense in the context of American history. Some of the deadliest battles of the Revolutionary and Civil Wars took place in Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, New York, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia.

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