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"I found grandma... in the 1940 Census!"



It's your America! Help the ten-year roll call--1940 census, U.S.A. Head-and-shoulders portrait of Uncle Sam, writing.

Date: Monday, February 4, 2013
Time: 1:15 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Place: Stanford Graduate School of Business, McClelland Bldg, Classroom M104

Space is limited; reserve your seat now at

Dr. Joel Weintraub will lead a lively and amazingly informative discussion on the United States Decennial Census Manuscripts, a.k.a. Enumerators’ Notebooks. And, get ready to “geek out” over his fine collection of Census memorabilia!

Come find out about about the US Census, the history of the Census questions, including controversial questions, undercounts, and truthfulness.

Sponsored by the Stanford University Libraries and the Institute for Research in the Social Sciences (IRiSS).

by Kris Kasianovitz

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