Webinar: The 1940 Census in the Context of the Great Depression and New Deal
Thursday June 21, 2012
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM (Central)
The webinar will discuss the 1940 census in the context of the Great Depression and Roosevelt’s New Deal. Examples of the census and an explanation of the questions that are new to the 1940 census will be provided.
Presenter: Constance Potter, Reference Archivist, National Archives and Records Administration
Sponsored by the Association of Public Data Users (APDU)
Full images of the 1940 census records were released by the US National Archives on April 2, 2012, online at http://1940census.archives.gov/index.asp.