Mapjection

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Poverty map of London
1889
“The philanthropist Charles Booth walked the streets of London in the late 19th century and colour-coded the streets on a large scale map of the capital, using his own criteria, to show very wealthy areas right through to places he described as semi-criminal poor.”

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