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Media/File Report

Manuscript database of household censuses for New Orleans, Mobile, and Pensacola, 1784-1850.

AG-029-001-1-1-New Orleans-LSUP-1784

Media Number: 7391

Media Type: CD-Rom

Date Written: 7/28/2009

Comments: This is a duplicate/backup copy of DP7093, Databases for the study of Afro-Louisiana history and genealogy, 1699-1860. It has five studies. The data files are either in dBASE, Corel Quattro Pro, or SPSS formats. Users need to use Microsoft Excel, dBASE, Corel Quattro or SPSS to access the data. The document files are in Corel WordPerfect format. From the start menu select run then locate the autorun.exe on the CD-ROM. It will bring up a menu of all the studies. When it clicks on one study, it shows all the files available for that study. There is NO extracting program on the CD-ROM.

Position Filename Logical
Record
Length
Block Size Cards per
Observation
Number of
Records
Size File
Description
0 GouldHouseholdCensuses 0 0 1 3 0 Household censuses for New Orleans, Mobile and Pensacola
  Comments: All the files for this study are stored under /Hallcollection/cdfiles/Hall1778NoCensus directory. Data are in dBase format.