Following close on the heals of the absurdly popular diarrhea death map, here’s a map of deaths due to another disease.

Map of the City of Washington, location of fatal cases of lung diseases for the year ending June 30, 1888
Map of the City of Washington, location of fatal cases of lung diseases for the year ending June 30, 1888 – Source: Alabama Maps

We’re hitting a new stride here with these old maps. Don’t forget to check out the old maps we’ve posted like this one on juvenile delinquents in 1935, or this one showing the unbuilt highways of Washington in 1967.