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From: "Michael Hait" <>
Subject: Re: [TGF] Census citation help
Date: Sun, 6 Feb 2011 14:59:19 -0500
I do not believe that there is any reason to separate the last page from the
others. The dwelling and family numbers will specify which households you
There should also be a semi-colon between the actual census page citation
and the online edition you are using.
I also added, for clarification, "multiple households."
1860 U. S. Census, Hampden County, Massachusetts, population schedule,
Russell, Russell post office, pp. 599-602 (handwritten), pp. 9-12, dwellings
1-34, families 56-93, multiple households; digital images, Ancestry.com ...
[the rest is fine from here]
From: Elizabeth Banas
Sent: Sunday, February 06, 2011 2:51 PM
Subject: [TGF] Census citation help
I am attemting to cite a range of census pages. However, I am using 34
dwellings on the last page and not the entire page. I could really use some
guidance with this one. This is for an assignment for the NGS Home Study
My citation looks like this:
1860 U.S. census, Hampden County, Massachusetts, population schedule,
Russell, Russell Post Office, p.9-11, (penned), p.599-601 (penned), p.12
(penned), p.602 (penned), dwelling 1-34, family 56-93, digital images,
Ancestry.com(http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 6 Feb 2011); from National
Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 504.
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