Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: QB-004-001-1-1-United States-IOWA-1850

Subject Area: Community Structure

Bibliographic Citation: American frontier, 1850-1880: individual census data for farmers in six eastern Iowa counties.  [machine-readable data file] / Kolp, John  [principal investigator(s)] / Iowa City, IA: University of Iowa. Political Science Laboratory. Regional Social Science Data Archive  [distributor].

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus instruction

Documentation: 1 volume hard copy.

Abstract: The data file contains information on the farmers age, place of birth, value of real estate owned, nativity, length of tenure; number of improved and unimproved acres, number of total acres; dollar value of farm machinery, and livestock; number of horses and mules, milk cows, oxen, and other cattle, sheep, swine; years lived in Iowa; dollar value of personal estate, and of wages paid; type of tenant, and number of weeks labor hired.

Media/File Reports:

7211 (CD-ROM)
7214 (CD-ROM)
7215 (CD-ROM)
7402 (CD-Rom)
7403 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)