History is a work in progress. History books, stories, our version, their version. And if history is in the making, we should be able to see its revisions, a revision history of history. Perhaps a way of doing version control on history doesn’t exist yet, but this Tumblr does take us back to the earliest extant versions of Wikipedia articles. It’s an interesting way of viewing history, that is, to see history in its earliest draft and to see how drafts have changed.
Here’s a few of our favorites:
Check out the rest here: First Drafts of History.