1

First visual representation of statistical data: variations in determination of longitude between Toledo and Rome

Category:
Statistics & Graphics

2

Form of Fourier series to generate plots of multivariate data

Category:
Statistics & Graphics

3

Mosaic display developed as a visual analysis tool for log-linear models (beginning general methods for visualizing categorical data)

Category:
Statistics & Graphics

4

Beginnings of the general extension of graphical methods to categorical (frequency) data

Category:
Statistics & Graphics

5

First use of Frisius' method of trigonometric triangulation to produce locations of major cities in Holland; foundation of geodesy

Category:
Statistics & Graphics

6

An increasing number of scientific publications begin to contain graphs and diagrams which describe, but do not analyze, natural phenomena (magnetic variation, weather, tides, etc.)

Category:
Other

7

College course in statistical graphic methods, "The Graphic Method'' (possibly the first)

Category:
Statistics & Graphics

8

Graphical analysis of natural phenomena begins to appear on a regular basis in scientific publications, particularly in England. For example, in 1832, Faraday proposes pictorial representation of electric and magnetic lines of force.

Category:
Statistics & Graphics

9

Pictogram, used to represent data by icons proportional to a number

Category:
Statistics & Graphics

10

"Log Square'' paper ($log y, log x$, for relations which are linear in log scales)

Category:
Technology

11

Spate of articles on experimental tests of statistical graphical forms

Category:
Statistics & Graphics

12

Spate of articles on experimental tests of statistical graphical forms

Category:
Statistics & Graphics

13

Pictograms to represent a series of numbers by icons (combining concepts of the bar graph and pictogram of varying size)

Category:
Statistics & Graphics