Category: Historical Infographics

The Tradesmen That Built America

The Tradesmen That Built America

October 7, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

The United States of America just passed 238 years, so it’s a good time to look back at the brave and hardworking people who built this country. Leaders in the construction industry and workers in the skilled trades built the houses we live in, the buildings we work in, the streets we drive on, the bridges we cross over, and much more.

The Journey of Makeup

The Journey of Makeup

September 10, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Every girl or woman deserves to be admired, appreciated and respected. They want people to pay attention to them, listen to them and ask their opinion. Makeup can make her more confident and look even better. Let’s get to know how the journey of makeup began with an illustrative infographic.

Women Inventors That Changed History

Women Inventors That Changed History

September 5, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Get Savvi Health has created an infographic showcasing some top women inventors who have contributed in making our lives a little bit easier. It features a picture of each woman, what they invented and a small description of the invention and was designed with the purpose of educating people on the importance of the women’s role in society and how they made and still make a difference in everybody’s lives.

The History of Light

The History of Light

August 1, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Travel back through time to the beginning of light and find out how cave people lit their way using insect lamps, the invention of electric lighting, all the way through to modern day and futuristic predictions of lightsabers and lighting technology. MMA Consultancy looks at “The History of Light.”

History of Sewing Machine

History of Sewing Machine

August 1, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Believe it or not, the sewing machine has to be one of the most useful inventions ever. However have you ever happened to ponder on where they came from and who originally invented them? In the following infographic, Terrys Fabrics has put together a historical timeline of inventors and creative makers for you to take a look at.

How The Traffic Cone Became One of America’s Most Iconic Inventions

How The Traffic Cone Became One of America’s Most Iconic Inventions

July 23, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

There are millions traffic cones in use globally. Cones are found on rooftops, sports fields, race tracks and countless parking lots, streets and highways. Learn more about the traffic cone in this infographic.

The History of the Conveyor

The History of the Conveyor

July 17, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Chances are you probably don’t rack your brain wondering how long something as mundane as a conveyor has been used in industry. You are more than likely completely unphased when you see a conveyor in popular culture. But it turns out the conveyor has quite a colored history, and its continued development as technology advances has made the conveyor an integral part in nearly all material handling processes.

Post Around the World

Post Around the World

July 15, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Being able to send a letter across the globe in a short amount of time is vital in today’s world. This view was also held by the Persian King, Darius over 1,500 years ago. This is the reason he set up the first ever postal service. Baker Goodchild explores this history of post across the globe in the following infographic.

The Origin of the Sporran

The Origin of the Sporran

July 9, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

The Sporran, Scottish Gaelic for “purse,” is a traditional component of the male Scottish Highland Dress. It is in essence a pouch that serves the same function as pockets s traditional kilts do not include pockets. In this infographic, Kilt Rental USA takes a look at the origin of the sporran as well as featuring a few different styles of sporrans that are available today.

4th of July – The Day of Glory

4th of July – The Day of Glory

July 7, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Liberty is the breath of life to nations. ~George Bernard Shaw 4th of July, this day marks the approval of the Declaration of Independence by the Continental Congress in 1776. The day is mostly associated with parades, foods, fireworks, backyard barbecues and merry making across the country.

Evolution of the Hearing Aid

Evolution of the Hearing Aid

June 19, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

This infographic from Bluebird Care provides a historical timeline of how the hearing aid has arrived in our time, from the Ear Trumpet to the ground breaking In-Ear Amplifiers.

Mazda History & Technology

Mazda History & Technology

June 3, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Mazda has been an integral player in the auto industry globally in the last decades; however, its history reaches back much further. This infographic traces the origin of Mazda’s history and the technological advancements that it has brought to its vehicles and to the industry as a whole through the years.

FIAT 500 Through The Years

FIAT 500 Through The Years

May 20, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

The Fiat 500, known as the Cinquecento, was a “People’s Car” produced by Fiat company between 1957 and 1975. Thames Motor Group looks at the history of the history of Fiat 500 in the following infographic.

The History of Portable Music

The History of Portable Music

May 14, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Do you know the difference between an 8-Track and a MiniDisc? What about a Walkman and a Discman? This History of Portable Music from Beatsuite.com gives you an insight into where it started, and how it came to be today.