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State Census records, 1875-1935

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00199
State Census records, 1875-1935
State Census records, 1875-1935

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

The records of the census board include census records for the 1875, 1885, 1905, 1915, and 1925 state decennial census. Census records include bound volumes, cards, microfilm and statistical reports.


  • Creation: 1875-1935


Language of Materials

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Conditions Governing Access

No special restrictions unless otherwise specified.


20 Volumes


Function: To record the names and other informa~ion about residents of RI in 1875. Contents: Includes: town; census district; dwelling number; household number; street; type of construction material; name; age; sex; color (race); relation to head of household; marital status; place of birth; parentage; cannot read/write (y/n); occupation; voters; number of months at school; type of school; whether deaf, dumb, blind, insane or idiotic. This material has been microfilmed.

Cultural context

Repository Details

Part of the Rhode Island State Archives Repository

33 Broad Street
Providence RI 02903 USA