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United States. Census Office. (from 1790—1900)
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A Guide To Locating Selected U.S. Decennial And Economic Census Publications
In The Library Of Congress
Table of Contents
Census Reference Publications
Censuses of Population
Census Search Strategies
Current Business Reports
LC Catalog Searches
Promotional Poster "It's your America! Help the ten-year roll call,"
Head-and-shoulders portrait of Uncle Sam, Census 1940.
U.S. Bureau of the Census
Library of Congress
Prints and Photographs Division