During the 1880s, the engineer Herman Hollerith devised a set of machines for compiling data from
Grade Range: K-12
Resource Type(s): Reviewed Websites
Date Posted: 9/10/2008
The University of Virginia Library developed and maintains this website that allows teachers and students to examine state and county census data from 1790-1960. The data and terminology presented in the Historical Census Browser are drawn directly from historical volumes of the U.S. Census of Population and Housing.