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Census Enumerator Badge, 1960

Physical Description:
paper, plastic (overall material)
white, red, blue (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 3 1/2 in x 1/4 in; 5.715 cm x 8.89 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
badge, census
Date made:
1960
Subject:
Census, US  Search this
ID Number:
PL.235937.01g
Accession number:
235937
Catalog number:
235937.01g
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition:
American Democracy
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b0-03ec-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1671499
Online Media:

Census Bureau Questionnaire, 1960

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/2 in x 8 in; 31.75 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
questionnaire, census
Date made:
1960
Subject:
Census, US  Search this
ID Number:
PL.235937.01a
Accession number:
235937
Catalog number:
235937.01a
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition:
American Democracy
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b0-03eb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1671496
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Name Your Tribe. Answer the Census.

Commissioner:
U. S. Census Bureau  Search this
Maker:
U. S. Census Bureau  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 26 in x 22 1/4 in; 66.04 cm x 56.515 cm
Object Name:
Poster
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia
Date made:
1990
Associated date:
April 1, 1990
Subject:
Census, US  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian
ID Number:
1990.0173.22
Catalog number:
1990.0173.22
Accession number:
1990.0173
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Princeton Posters
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-745d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1060280
Online Media:

U.S. Bureau of the Census Tabulating Machine

Maker:
U. S. Census Bureau  Search this
Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 99 cm x 135 cm x 56 cm; 38 31/32 in x 53 5/32 in x 22 1/16 in
Object Name:
tabulating machine
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1920
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Census, US  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census
ID Number:
MA.316863
Accession number:
229657
Catalog number:
316863
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-2ede-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694413

US Census Bureau Punch Cards for 1934 Census of Prisoners

Maker:
U. S. Census Bureau  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .5 cm x 17 cm x 8.4 cm; 3/16 in x 6 11/16 in x 3 5/16 in
Object Name:
punch cards, group of
Date made:
1934
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Milton Schwartzbart
ID Number:
1995.3080.02
Nonaccession number:
1995.3080
Catalog number:
1995.3080.02
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Computers & Business Machines
Punch Cards
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-0cd4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690156
Online Media:

Census Jug

Physical Description:
monochrome, black (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic (overall material)
transfer printed (overall production method/technique)
coarse earthenware (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17.2 cm; 6 25/32 in
Object Name:
pitcher
Object Type:
creamware
Place Made:
United Kingdom: England, Liverpool, Liverpool
Date made:
ca 1790
Related event:
First Census of U.S.  Search this
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
National Museum of American History. Treasures of American History online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/treasures
ID Number:
CE.78.48
Catalog number:
78.48
Accession number:
1978.0806
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
National Treasures exhibit
Domestic Furnishings
Government, Politics, and Reform
Many Voices, One Nation
Exhibition:
Many Voices, One Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-5122-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_582423
Online Media:

Census Of Talamanca Indians

Donor Name:
Prof William M. Gabb  Search this
Culture:
Talamanca  Search this
Object Type:
Census
Place:
Costa Rica, Central America
Accession Date:
1874
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
004158
USNM Number:
E15438-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32c85f605-773e-4c8e-87c8-727c7f6890a9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8344015

Big Road Census

Maker:
Big Road, Lakota people, USA  Search this
Medium:
Colored pencil, graphite, and watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 41 × 34 cm (16 1/8 × 13 3/8 in.)
Type:
Exhibitions
Big Road Census
Made in:
USA
Date:
1881 or 1882
Credit Line:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution NAA MS 2372 (Inv. 08631100)
Accession Number:
15.2012.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4700171f7-4602-4397-b691-2599154cf365
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_15.2012.6

Census Badge, 1900

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 4.445 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
Badge
Associated date:
1900
Subject:
Census, US  Search this
Credit Line:
Mrs. S. Hazen Shea
ID Number:
PL.248406.73
Catalog number:
248406.73
Accession number:
248406
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition:
American Democracy
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-3e43-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_514198

Sorter for U.S. Bureau of the Census Tabulating System

Maker:
U. S. Census Bureau  Search this
Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
steel (overall material)
paper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 110 cm x 183 cm x 53 cm; 43 5/16 in x 72 1/16 in x 20 7/8 in
Object Name:
sorter
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1927
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Census, US  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census
ID Number:
MA.316862
Accession number:
229657
Catalog number:
316862
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1dd6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694717

Pamphlet, "Let's Talk Census", 1960

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
brown, white (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/4 in x 6 in; 23.495 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
booklet
Date made:
1960
Subject:
Census, US  Search this
ID Number:
PL.235937.01h
Accession number:
235937
Catalog number:
235937.01h
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition:
American Democracy
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-ffe0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1671502

Bureau of the Census Publication TAB TIP

Maker:
U. S. Census Bureau  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20.5 cm x 26.8 cm; 8 1/16 in x 10 9/16 in
Object Name:
sheets, set of
Date made:
ca 1945
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Milton Schwartzbart
ID Number:
1995.3080.04.12
Nonaccession number:
1995.3080
Catalog number:
1995.3080.04.12
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-3846-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690170

Census Lists

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1866
Scope and Contents Note:
The series of unbound census lists consists of two items dated 1866.
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1913, File 3.9.7
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Records of the Field Offices for the State of Virginia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Virginia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 3: Subordinate Field Offices / 3.9: Boydton (Mecklenburg County, Assistant Subassistant Commissioner)
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io3ed1fd188-23d5-4585-a375-39a782e88911
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1913-ref261

Ponca census

Collection Creator:
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895  Search this
Container:
Box 32, Item 211
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1880
Scope and Contents:
Lists 116 families, with Ponka and English names and age of each individual.
Collection Restrictions:
The James O. Dorsey Papers are open for research. Access to the James O. Dorsey Papers requires an appointment
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 4800 James O. Dorsey papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 4800 James O. Dorsey papers
MS 4800 James O. Dorsey papers / Series 1: Siouan-Catawban / 1.3: Dhegiha
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw34bc0e806-25ee-473c-8787-0c1a48c1f7f2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms4800-ref303

Eskimo - Census

Collection Creator:
Carpenter, Edmund, 1922-2011  Search this
Container:
Box 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950s
Scope and Contents:
ESC.01.05
Collection Restrictions:
The Edmund Snow Carpenter papers are open for research.

Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.

Digital media in the collection is restricted for preservation reasons.

Access to the Edmund Snow Carpenter papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Edmund Snow Carpenter papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Edmund Snow Carpenter papers
Edmund Snow Carpenter papers / Series 1: Fieldwork and drafts / 1.1: Arctic: Inuit/Aivilik
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw36864dcd3-cf76-4776-a99e-fa94911dbdd8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2017-27-ref15

Schoonland's Census

Collection Creator:
Green, Edward C. (Edward Crocker), 1944-  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound cassette
Container:
Box 1, Item 3
Type:
Archival materials
Audio
Sound cassettes
Date:
1972
Subseries Restrictions:
Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Edward C. Green papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Edward C. Green papers
Edward C. Green papers / Series 1: Field notes / 1.1: Sound Recordings
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3fd8c4711-b5ad-4c82-817e-f69ba9fcbdf5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2016-31-ref197
Online Media:

Punch Cards Made for the U.S. Census of Population, 1930

Maker:
U. S. Census Bureau  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
each card: 17 cm x 8.2 cm; 6 11/16 in x 3 7/32 in
Object Name:
Punch Cards, Group of
punch cards, group of
Date made:
1930
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of the Census
ID Number:
1988.3098.01
Catalog number:
1988.3098.01
Nonaccession number:
1988.3098
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Punch Cards
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-8423-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1848441
Online Media:

Kansa names and census

Collection Creator:
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895  Search this
Container:
Oversize BAE, Folder 240
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1882
Scope and Contents note:
Printed Property Return from the Kaw Agency, Ind Ter, 187-, with Kansa names re-transcribed by Dorsey. Also includes "Kansas Census (1880)," entered in a Department of the Interior Comparative Vocabulary form.
Collection Restrictions:
The James O. Dorsey Papers are open for research. Access to the James O. Dorsey Papers requires an appointment
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 4800 James O. Dorsey papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
MS 4800 James O. Dorsey papers
MS 4800 James O. Dorsey papers / Series 1: Siouan-Catawban / 1.3: Dhegiha
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw330ee78c5-44e7-4296-b1ac-0e29e6c23794
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms4800-ref336

Certificates and Census Data

Collection Creator:
Opper, John  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1908-1994
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
John Opper papers, 1908-2013, bulk 1930-1994. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
John Opper papers
John Opper papers / Series 1: Biographical Material
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw97a634c07-e51f-4530-a8a4-bf0be802df1b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-oppejohn-ref569

Osage census lists

Collection Creator:
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895  Search this
Container:
Box 37, Item 260
Oversize BAE, Envelope 260
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1880
Collection Restrictions:
The James O. Dorsey Papers are open for research. Access to the James O. Dorsey Papers requires an appointment
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 4800 James O. Dorsey papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
MS 4800 James O. Dorsey papers
MS 4800 James O. Dorsey papers / Series 1: Siouan-Catawban / 1.3: Dhegiha
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw36cc8beb6-4979-4c12-813d-80dc56f8f57c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms4800-ref362

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