Census: Why the Census Matters

More Than Numbers

Exterior of MHHM

Today’s activity uses two primary sources, an 1878 photograph and a copy of a page from the 1850 census, to answer the question Who lived at Macculloch Hall?

We hope you will complete your census form today and be a part of history!

DOWNLOADABLE RESOURCES

More Than Numbers: Why The Census Matters (PDF Document)
1850 Census (JPG Image)
1850 Census Transcribed (JPG Image)