Category: Historical Infographics

From Camera Obscura to Mobile Photography

From Camera Obscura to Mobile Photography

April 9, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Ever wondered what the first camera looked like? Who took the first picture ever? When digital cameras started being sold? This infographic timeline will take you on a journey in history to discover how photography was created and how it evolved.

The Art of War

The Art of War

March 25, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

OnlineMilitaryEducation.org has put together the following infographic that will help you to learn about war maneuvers in famous historic battles and how strategy has evolved over time. This is very interesting to observe as technology has been introduced over time.

The Real Wolf of Wall Street

The Real Wolf of Wall Street

March 10, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

In the following infographic, Bullsonwallstreet sheds some light on the truth behind one of the most famous and well-known real-life characters of Wall Street. They start by outlining a bit about Jordan Belfort in his early years followed by how he got started in the business of investing. Finally, they explain when and why he got indicted, and what he’s been up to in recent years.

The Evolution of the Bachelorette Party

The Evolution of the Bachelorette Party

March 6, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Take a walk through history with this infographic illustrating the evolution of the bachelorette party. Bridal showers have been the modest tradition of brides-to-be for hundreds of years, but when did the bachelorette party make it’s wild debut? Read on to learn more.

Daylight Saving Time: A Historical & Pratical Guide

Daylight Saving Time: A Historical & Pratical Guide

March 3, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

March 9th is daylight saving time! Here are 12 facts about daylight saving time (one for every hour) that will help you get ready for the big “spring forward” and learn the history behind changing our clocks.

The History of Smoking

The History of Smoking

February 27, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Ten Motives has created an infographic depicting the history of smoking. The journey starts with the origins of tobacco smoking, follows the tensions between the first tobacco companies in the UK and USA, depicts the role of tobacco during the World War I and II, the inevitable decline of smoking, and leads to the recent rise of the e-cigarette.

Typing Through the Ages

Typing Through the Ages

February 25, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

In this infographic from Take 1 Transcription, take a look at the history of typing – from typewriters to keyboards.

Line of Sight: How Times Have Changed

Line of Sight: How Times Have Changed

January 24, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Whether you wear them for reading, or have to wear them full time, glasses are an invention many of us can’t do without. VSP Blog has created an interesting infographic detailing the history behind the lenses in your classes, along with a clear look into the future.

The History of Showers

The History of Showers

January 14, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Since the dawn of time mankind has yearned for the need to take a good long shower. Man has always been fully aware of how good it feels to wash away the dirt of a hard working day, or simply as a way to relax a weary body. The shower has been around a lot longer than you may initially think; it is only the way that a shower is carried out that’s changed.

The Real History of Electronic Cigarettes

The Real History of Electronic Cigarettes

January 8, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

We think of the electronic cigarette as a modern invention. You may be surprised to find out how far back it really goes. Learn all about their history in this infographic.

O Christmas Tree

O Christmas Tree

December 24, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

This holiday season, millions of homes and workplaces across the world will adorn Christmas trees with bulbs and all the trimmings. It’s an annual holiday tradition that has been enjoyed by young and old for centuries! But how much do you really know about about the annual Christmas tree tradition—and the industry that keeps it alive?

The Evolution of the Toy

The Evolution of the Toy

December 20, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

This infographic is about the evolution of the toy, especially the wooden toy. Many people love love wooden toys and are delighted to see they are making a comeback amongst all of today’s high gadget, electronic toys.

Unsung Heroes of Belfast

Unsung Heroes of Belfast

December 10, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

In this infographic, discover inspirational people born and raised in Belfast, brave and talented heroes that helped to shape the world. They are people any city would be proud to have reared.

History of Hull

History of Hull

November 25, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

As an established Hull Business since 1999, the folks at Victoria Plumb are proud that Hull has been named UK City of Culture 2017. If you don’t know much about the city, now is the time to find out with this handy infographic.