Items by Geoff McGhee, Bill Lane Center for the American West, Stanford University

The growth of newspapers across the U.S.: 1690-2011
The growth of newspapers across the U.S.: 1690-2011
An interactive visualization showing how newspapers across the U.S. have grown in the past three centuries.
Rural papers doing better than their city counterparts
Rural papers doing better than their city counterparts
In an age where the decline newspapers seems imminent, small town papers still fill a niche.