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WRA 101 (Hooker): Manuscript & Genealogy

Dr. Clarence Hooker's sections

Genealogy Resources

For the Manuscript Census, click on Ancestry Library Edition below and choose (on the right side) the US Federal Census Records.  This version of the census has handwritten entries on every person counted by the census enumerators.

Manuscript Census Sample, 1930


1930 census manuscript



1930 manuscript census


Sample Results 1920


Sample Manuscript Census Entry, East Lansing, Michigan, 1930

1930 census search screen


Searching for someone by place of birth (not by name)

1930 manuscript census search

World War I Registration

finding military records in ancestry

World War 1 Draft Registration

Subject Guide

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Kathleen Weessies
Geosciences Librarian; Social Sciences Coordinator; Head, Map Library
MSU Libraries
366 W. Circle Drive W308
Subjects:Geography, Geology
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