Newseum : Today's Front Pages

June 29th, 2005 | Filed under: Mapping, News, Social | No Comments »

Today’s Front Pages” is Newseum‘s interactive presentation of front pages from more than 300 newspapers from around the world. [launch] (map view)

via WorldChanging


Sixty-eight of the front pages are selected for an outdoor exhibit located at Pennsylvania Avenue and Sixth Street in downtown Washington, D.C., future site of the Newseum. Front pages are chosen to represent each of the 50 states as well as a selection of other countries. The electronic files are printed out on large-format printers at the Newseum offices in Arlington, Va., and are then transported to the Pennsylvania Avenue site and mounted inside the 98-foot-long steel and Plexiglas display by 8:30 a.m., seven days a week.



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