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Margo Anderson

The Oxford Companion to United States History

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
Length:
618 words
The decennial population census originated in the 1787 federal Constitution as a mechanism for determining each state's political representation in the House of Representatives and ... ... More

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