Pennsylvania Librarians in the U.S. Census, 1870-1940

This dataset consists of several lists of librarians in Pennsylvania, taken from various directories; state and federal reports; American Library Association membership lists; and Pennsylvania Library Association membership lists. Librarians' names were then searched in the corresponding U.S. Censuses (available through Ancestry.com) to determine each person's age, place of birth, and other demographics.

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Work Title Pennsylvania Librarians in the U.S. Census, 1870-1940
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  1. BERNADETTE LEAR
Keyword
  1. Pennsylvania; librarians; public libraries; nineteenth century; twentieth century
License All rights reserved
Work Type Dataset
Subject
  1. Public libraries--Pennsylvania
  2. Public libraries--United States
  3. Librarians
Deposited January 25, 2019

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