The African-American Census
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Below is an original page taken from volume three of the African-American Census, 1838. The page has been separated into three sections by color. Each section links to a table in another window, which presents the information contained in the section transcribed. Hyperlinks within the tables connect to maps that show the location of streets within the Philadelphia.

Table 1 Table 2 Table 3

Committee to Visit the Colored People. Census facts Collected by Benjamin C. Bacon And Charles Gardner. (Philadelphia, 1838)
Vol. 3, Census B.C.B. no. 1.
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