1840

Population and Housing | Census of Manufactures | Census of Mineral Industries | Agriculture | Fisheries

Population and Housing (6th Census, 1840):

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Sixth census, or, Enumeration of the inhabitants of the United States : as corrected at the Department of State, in 1840
United States. Census Office
New York : Norman Ross Publishing, 1990
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Sixth census, or enumeration of inhabitants of U.S., as corrected at Department of State, in 1840
Washington, D.C. : Printed by Blair & Rives, 1841
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Compendium of the enumeration of the inhabitants and statistics of the United States, as obtained at the Department of State, from the returns of the sixth census, by counties and principal towns, exhibiting the population, wealth, and resources of the country, with tables of apportionment ... to which is added an abstract of each preceding census / prepared at the Department of State
United States. Census Office
New York : Norman Ross Publishing, 1990
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Compendium of the enumeration of the inhabitants and statistics of the United States, as obtained at the Department of State, from the returns of the sixth census, by counties and principal towns ... to which is added an abstract of each preceding census. Prepared at the Department of State
United States. Census Office. 6th census, 1840
Washington, Blair & Rives, 1841
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Compendium of the enumeration of the inhabitants and statistics of the United States, as obtained at the Department of State, from the returns of the sixth census, by counties and principal towns ... to which is added an abstract of each preceding
United States. Census Office
Washington, T. Allen, 1841
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Statistics of the United States of America, as collected and returned by the marshals of the several judicial districts, under the thirteenth section of the act for taking the sixth census, corrected at the Department of State, June 1, 1840
United States. Census Office
New York : Norman Ross Publishing, 1990
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Statistics of the United States of America, as collected and returned by the marshals of the several judicial districts under the thirteenth section of the act for taking the sixth census [microform] : corrected at the Department of State
Census of manufactures (1840)
Washington : Printed by Blair and Rives, 1841
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Statistics of U.S.A., as collected and returned by marshals of the several judicial districts, under 13th Section of Act for taking 6th Census, corrected at Department of State, June 1, 1840
Washington, D.C. : Printed by Blair & Rives, 1841
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The people of Chicago : who we are and who we have been : census data on foreign born, foreign stock, and race, 1837-1970 : mother tongue addendum, 1910-1970
Chicago (Ill.). Dept. of Development and Planning
Chicago : The Dept., 1976
[Includes data from 1837 and 1843 City of Chicago censuses and 1840-1970 decennial U.S. censuses]
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A census of pensioners for revolutionary or military services, with their names, ages, and places of residence, as returned by the marshals of the several judicial districts, under the act for taking the sixth census
United States. Census Office. 6th census, 1840
Washington, Printed by Blair and Rives, 1841
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A census of pensioners for revolutionary or military services, with their names, ages, and places of residence, as returned by the marshals of the several judicial districts, under the act for taking the sixth census
United States. Census Office
New York : Norman Ross Publishing, 1990
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A census of pensioners for revolutionary or military services [microform] : with their names, ages, and places of residence, as returned by the marshals of the several judicial districts, under the act for taking the sixth census
United States. Census Office. 6th census, 1840
Baltimore : Southern Book, 1954
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Census of pensioners for revolutionary or military services; with their names, ages, and places of residence, as returned by marshals of the several judicial districts, under Act for taking 6th Census
Washington, D.C. : Printed by Blair & Rives, 1841
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A map of the United States, including every county enumerated in the census of 1840 [cartographic material] : with the population of the several states, railroads, canals...
Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858
Philadelphia : H.S. Tanner, 1841
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Population of states and counties of the United States: 1790 to 1990 : from the twenty-one decennial censuses
Compiled and edited by Richard L. Forstall
Washington, DC : U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Population Division [distributor, 1996]
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Social Explorer

Decennials - Census of Population and Housing

Historical Census Browser
from the University of Virginia Library: Geostat Center

Selected Historical Decennial Census Population and Housing Counts
U.S. Census Bureau

Ancestry Library Edition

Historical statistics of the United States on CD-ROM [electronic resource] : colonial times to 1970
U.S. Bureau of the Census ; edited by Susan B. Carter ... [et al.]
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Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research

Guides:

Principles of statistical inquiry; as illustrated in proposals for uniting an examination into the resources of the United States with the census to be taken in 1840
Russell, Archibald, 1811-1871
New York, D. Appleton & Co., 1839
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Bureau of the Census catalog of publications, 1790-1972
United States. Bureau of the Census
Washington : U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1974
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Dubester's U.S. census bibliography with SuDocs class numbers and indexes
Cook, Kevin L
Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, 1996
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Population and Housing Items on the General Census Schedules 1790-2000
Compiled by Grace York, University of Michigan Library, March 2002

 

1840 Census of Manufactures:

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Statistics of the United States of America, as collected and returned by the marshals of the several judicial districts, under the thirteenth section of the act for taking the sixth census, corrected at the Department of State, June 1, 1840
United States. Census Office
New York : Norman Ross Publishing, 1990
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Statistics of the United States of America, as collected and returned by the marshals of the several judicial districts under the thirteenth section of the act for taking the sixth census [microform] : corrected at the Department of State
[Census of manufactures (1840)]
Washington : Printed by Blair and Rives, 1841
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Statistics of U.S.A., as collected and returned by marshals of the several judicial districts, under 13th Section of Act for taking 6th Census, corrected at Department of State, June 1, 1840
Washington, D.C. : Printed by Blair & Rives, 1841
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Compendium of the enumeration of the inhabitants and statistics of the United States, as obtained at the Department of State, from the returns of the sixth census, by counties and principal towns, exhibiting the population, wealth, and resources of the country, with tables of apportionment ... to which is added an abstract of each preceding census / prepared at the Department of State
United States. Census Office
New York : Norman Ross Publishing, 1990
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Compendium of enumeration of inhabitants and statistics of U.S., as obtained at Department of State, from returns of 6th Census, by counties and principal towns, exhibiting population, wealth, and resources of the country; with tables of apportionment, showing, 1st: Number of representatives, as fixed by Constitution before 1st enumeration, and number prescribed according to 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th Census; also number of representatives each State will be entitled to according to 6th Census, with fractions over, commencing at ratio of 55,000, and ascending by 500s to 70,000, to which is added abstract of each preceding census. [microform]
Washington, D.C. : Printed by Thomas Allen, 1841
With detailed data on population, education, employment, mining, agriculture, and manufacturing, by county, with some data shown by selected city; and congressional apportionment; by State
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Compendium of the Enumeration of the inhabitants and statistics of the United States, as obtained at the Department of State, from the returns of the Sixth Census...To which is added an abstract of each preceding census

Historical Census Browser
from the University of Virginia Library: Geostat Center

Guides:

Evolution of the United States Economic Censuses: The Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

Industry research using the economic census : how to find it, how to use it
Boettcher, Jennifer C. and Gaines, Leonard M.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2004
Table of contents link
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Guide to industrial statistics : industrial statistics program, locator guide to published data, types of data presented, publications of major censuses, other sources of statistics
United States. Bureau of the Census
Washington : U.S. Dept. of Commerce. Bureau of the Census : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1978
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1840 Census of Mineral Industries

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Data is contained within the 1840 Census of Manufactures publications.

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Guide to industrial statistics : industrial statistics program, locator guide to published data, types of data presented, publications of major censuses, other sources of statistics
United States. Bureau of the Census
Washington : U.S. Dept. of Commerce. Bureau of the Census : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1978
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Agriculture (1840):

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Data is contained within the 1840 Census of Manufactures publications.

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The 1997 Census of Agriculture's introduction contains a history of the census.

1992 census of agriculture. Volume 2, Subject series
Pt. 4. History
[Washington, D.C.] : Bureau of the Census
HD1769.A3 1992 v.4 - find in the library

Fisheries (1840):

Library Holdings:

Data is contained within the 1840 Census of Manufactures publications.