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Indiana Territory, 1815 census 1815

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1592 (Text) 00000106178478 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing and finding aid completed 2016/3/17 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes the original census on parchment, enclosed in a folder, and a xerox copy of same. Thirteen counties are listed with the population of each county. The smallest population was Switzerland County with 1332 residents. The county with the greatest population was Knox County with 8062 people. The total population was 63,649 people in Indiana Territory in 1815.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Indiana Territory, 1815 census, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
In 1815, a census was taken in the Indiana Territory consisting of thirteen counties. The report was signed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives of Indiana Territory.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a records transfer on 1915/11/22.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Census.
Indiana Territory.

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