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Seeking 20th Century railroad ( 1900s to Today ) GIS data

Railroads and the Making of Modern America has links to the following downloadable historical US railroad data. I didn't investigate the actual geospatial extent of these railroad datasets, so I can't ...
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Bulk download Sci-Hub papers using a list of URLs

You can bulk download/automate Sci-Hub files with a list of URLs using wget and a list of URLs (one per line) in a text file. In the following example, I have a text file (list.txt) that looks like ...
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Most famous list of the rich: Where to find Forbes 400 lists (1982 to 1990). Are they all lost?

Since you have the records that are later than 1990, I will only post those from 1982-1989 here. Sadly I couldn't find any records for the year 1984. I guess your best attempt would be to find some ...
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Download CKAN Revisions

In this case, 2538d7f1-391b-4733-90b3-9e95cd5f3ea6 is a resource ID, not a revision ID. In CKAN, package(dataset) contains multiple resources and each of resources contain either actual data(file) or ...
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MIDI files on Archive.org

The UCI Machine Learning repository has 1 and 2 music datasets for analysis.
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Seeking GIS datasets that has the degree, minutes and seconds world longitude and latitude

I'm not aware of any such existing datasets, but you can make your own layer in either QGIS or Arc. Search for "create fishnets" in GIS Stack Exchange. BTW, a worldwide layer at your granularity ...
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Exporting data from https://taggs.hhs.gov?

Thanks to everyone who gave it a try, both those who confirmed the problem, and those who have been more successful. I have tried it this morning from home (as opposed to work, again in Belgium), and ...
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How can I download AWS Public Datasets?

I'll take the example of https://aws.amazon.com/datasets/enron-email-data/. Note the snapshot ID of the data set you plan to download. As indicated on https://aws.amazon.com/datasets/enron-email-data/...
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Wikimedia: Delta-Dumps or Timestamp of Last Change

There are two ways to generate a list of last-revision data for all pages. The preferable tool is probably the second one listed here, PetScan. The first is to use the Wikimedia Quarry SQL service (...
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USA block-level census data for mass-download

If you need every single table for all blocks in a state, the simplest approach to get them in bulk is to use the FTP site: https://www2.census.gov/ For documentation on how the files are constructed ...
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Multi-spectral high resolution satellite images for flood events

In June 2013, the City of Calgary, Alberta experienced severe flooding. The City has made very high resolution orthophoto mosaics available at no cost on their website. The licences specifies non-...
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How to download Kiplingers best values in colleges

There are unlimited ways for you to download this data in a number of formats; making some choices around which format(s) is desired is your first step, as that will limit your download options and ...
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