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  United States Census, 1890 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 1890 census announced that the frontier region of the United States no longer existed and therefore the tracking of westward migration would no longer be tabulated in the census.
The 1890 census was the first to be compiled on a tabulating machine, developed by Herman Hollerith.
This introduction of technology reduced the time taken to tabulate the census from seven years for the 1880 census to two and a half years for the 1890 census despite the fact the U.S. population had almost doubled during that period.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/United_States_Census,_1890   (348 words)

 1890: Tutte le informazioni su 1890 su Encyclopedia.it
1890: Tutte le informazioni su 1890 su Encyclopedia.it
Decenni: anni 1840 - anni 1850 - anni 1860 - anni 1870 - anni 1880 - anni 1890 - anni 1900 - anni 1910 - anni 1920 - anni 1930 - anni 1940
Anni: 1885 - 1886 - 1887 - 1888 - 1889 - 1890 - 1891 - 1892 - 1893 - 1894 - 1895
www.encyclopedia.it /1/18/1890.html   (123 words)

 NARA - Genealogists/Family Historians - 1890 Census, Delaware
On January 10, 1921, a significant portion of all the 1890 census schedules were either burned (25 percent) or significantly damaged by water (50 percent) in a fire at the Commerce Department Building, Washington, DC.
I have at last completed the examination of the farm and population schedules of 1890, for the purpose of ascertaining how many of the 818 negroes returned on farm schedules in 1900 were also enumerated in 1890 and their occupations at that time.
Of the 818 negro farmers of 1900, 295 were returned on farm schedules in 1890; 104 were returned as farm laborers; 27 as laborers; and 28 with miscellaneous occupations, making a total of 454 of the 818 that were enumerated in 1890.
www.archives.gov /genealogy/census/population/1890-delaware.html   (2122 words)

The 1890 Act promoted segregation by providing for it in the language of the Act, by providing schools to divert students who wished to enter the white colleges into, and by submitting a group of influential fl leaders to the Southern state legislatures.
This is because in 1862 the Civil War was raging and the South, the center of the fl population, was not involved in the debate.
They could also use the 1890 funds for agriculture and mechanics and divert the funds that were used for previous agricultural and mechanical studies to the classical studies.
www.tandl.vt.edu /socialstudies/hicks/cjohnsto/1890.htm   (7433 words)

 Los Angeles Dodgers : History : Dodgers Timeline
The moniker "Bridegrooms" was attached to Manager William "Gunner" McGunnigle's 1890 ballclub because seven of the players got married around the same time in 1888.
May 1, 1890: Third baseman George Pinckney brought his streak of 570 consecutive games-played streak with him to the National League, but it ended with an injury in a game that rain prevented from even making it to the books.
June 12, 1890: Brooklyn beats the Giants, 12-6, at Washington Park in the first game to feature a passionate dispute between the two clubs in the National League, ignited by Brooklyn third-base coach Darby O'Brien, who pretended to be a baserunner and drew a throw over to third.
losangeles.dodgers.mlb.com /NASApp/mlb/la/history/timeline01.jsp   (893 words)

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Schulzrinne Standards Track [Page 1] RFC 1890 AV Profile January 1996 Use of this profile occurs by use of the appropriate applications; there is no explicit indication by port number, protocol identifier or the like.
Schulzrinne Standards Track [Page 6] RFC 1890 AV Profile January 1996 For sample-based encodings producing one or more octets per sample, samples from different channels sampled at the same sampling instant are packed in consecutive octets.
Schulzrinne Standards Track [Page 9] RFC 1890 AV Profile January 1996 4.4.6 GSM GSM (group speciale mobile) denotes the European GSM 06.10 provisional standard for full-rate speech transcoding, prI-ETS 300 036, which is based on RPE/LTP (residual pulse excitation/long term prediction) coding at a rate of 13 kb/s [7,8,9].
www.ietf.org /rfc/rfc1890.txt   (3830 words)

 1890 Census of Population and Housing
The census of 1890 was taken, under the supervision of Robert P. Porter,1 according to an act of March 1, 1889, and modeled after that used for the 1880 Census.
The enumeration began on June 2, 1890, because June 1 was a Sunday.
The results of the 1890 Census are contained in 25 volumes, plus a three-part compendium, statistical atlas, and an abstract.
www.census.gov /prod/www/abs/decennial/1890.htm   (1094 words)

 Search Results for "1890"
...68,778 Population of Thirteenth Ward in 1880 (census) 37,797 Population of New York in 1890 (census) 1,513,501 Population of Manhattan Island in 1890 (census) 1,440,101...
1890 Allemanists were expelled from the socialist Federation as a result of a dispute over control of its elected members.
1890 The National Woman Suffrage Association was reorganized as the National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA), and continued the campaign for suffrage;...
www.bartleby.com /cgi-bin/texis/webinator/sitesearch?FILTER=&query=1890   (285 words)

 Timeline 1887-1890
1890 Mar 9, Vyacheslav Molotov, former Soviet Prime Minister and signer of a non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany, was born.
1890 Aug 5, Erich Kleiber, conductor (NBC Symphony 1945-46), was born in Vienna, Austria.
1890 Sep 24, The president of Mormon Church in Salt Lake City issued a manifesto advising members that the teaching and practice of polygamy should be abandoned.
timelines.ws /1887_1890.HTML   (14548 words)

 U.S. Federal 1890 Veterans Schedules
This database is an index to individuals enumerated in the 1890 special census of Civil War Union veterans and widows of veterans available on microfilm M123 (118 rolls) from the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).
While fragments of the 1890 census may exist in state and local repositories, they are often difficult to track down and are incomplete.
Although they do not list everyone who was included in the 1890 census, the veterans schedules are a partial head of household list for those who were old enough to have served in the Union military during the Civil War.
www.negenealogy.com /_search/veteran_1890.htm   (462 words)

 NARA - Genealogists/Family Historians - 1890 Census
On January 10, 1921, a fire in the Commerce Department building, Washington, DC, resulted in the destruction of most of the 1890 census, to the woe of researchers ever since.
Some fragments of the 1890 census did survive, however, and they are very useful to researchers.
The "1890 List" in this microfilm publication is a roughly alphabetical list of 454 African Americans, noting for each: surname, first name, 1890 Enumeration District (ED) number, 1890 ED description, and occupation.
www.archives.gov /genealogy/census/population/1890.html   (1451 words)

 The Future of the 1890's
Since the 1890 institutions have been more closely associated with federal funding, this may in part explain the difference in titles for those who manage Extension programs in the two systems.
Similarly, 1890 institutions faced in May 1990 with the possibility that 22 Tribal Community Colleges might find their way into the 1890 federal funding package feel a very real possibility that their funding from Congress could be diluted.
With the loss of the 1890 institution designation in West Virginia, there are today 17 historically fl institutions in 16 states receiving 1890 funding; two in Alabama.
www.joe.org /joe/1990winter/fut1.html   (2241 words)

 1890 O.T. Index   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The 1890 Oklahoma Territory census is one of the few existing state census records in the United States.
In June of 1890, Governor George W. Steele, the first territorial governor of Oklahoma, ordered that a census be taken of the territory.
Although this census is flawed and confusing, it is in fact one of the few in existence for the census year 1890, and therefore unique.
www.ok-history.mus.ok.us /lib/1890/1890index.htm   (662 words)

 USDA 1890 Scholars Handbook
Each 1890 Institution shall provide room and board (inclusively) for each scholar while they are in the program.
It is expected that students accepted into the USDA /1890 National Scholars Program will at all times either be working at their sponsoring agency, enrolled in classes or both.
Violation of the code of ethics and/or conduct (USDA and 1890 institutions) may be grounds for termination from the Program.
1890scholars.program.usda.gov /handbook.htm   (2245 words)

 HeritageQuest - 1890 Census Facts
Unlike any earlier census, the 1890 format was on one full sheet per household.
Over 99 percent of the 1890 population schedules were destroyed in a fire, which took place in January 1921 at the Commerce Building in Washington, D.C. Of the 62,979,766 persons enumerated in 1890, a total of 6,160 names could be extracted from the surviving schedules.
Cram had the benefit of working with the 1890 census before it was destroyed.
www.heritagequest.com /censusfacts/1890.html   (405 words)

 Trimble Kentucky 1890 Tax List   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Every researcher would love to have access to the 1890 Federal Census for Trimble County Kentucky, but since it was destroyed by fire the Trimble County Historical Society has made the next best thing available.
While the tax list may not be as complete, and individuals could have been exempted from the tax roll, what information is available within the tax list can be used by researchers to piece together their own 1890 census for whichever family they are researching.
If you have a relative that you are researching that appears in the 1880 and 1900 census for Trimble County, and that relative does not appear in the tax list, remember he or she could have been exempted, missed, or recorded in the Court Order books.
www.ole.net /~maggie/trimble/1890.htm   (631 words)

 Kingwood College Library - 19th Century - the 1890s
United Mine Workers, 1890, was begun by a merger of the Knights of Labor Trade Assembly No. 135 and the National Progressive Union of Miners and Mine Laborers.
Battle of Wouned Knee on December 29, 1890 and the subsequent surrender of the Lakotas on January 16, 1896, the
Sequoia National Park were established in 1890 to protect native species of animal and plant life.
kclibrary.nhmccd.edu /19thcentury1890.htm   (3216 words)

 Media History Timeline: 1890s   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
1890: William James' Principles of Psychology moves the field toward science.
1890: Typewriters are in common use in offices.
1890: In Germany, Ferdinand Braun invents the cathode ray tube.
www.mediahistory.umn.edu /time/1890s.html   (1187 words)

 Search 1890 United States Federal Census
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The surviving fragments consists of 1,233 pages or pieces, including enumerations for Alabama, the District of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, South Dakota, and Texas.
1890 was the only year this was done.
www.segenealogy.com /_search/census_1890.htm   (373 words)

 Ancestry.com - 1890 United States Federal Census Fragment
These records have been extracted from the remaining population schedules for the 1890 Federal Census, which was destroyed by a fire at the Commerce Department in Washington, DC on 10 January 1921.
The original 1890 census enumerated people differently than ever before that time.
If you cannot find your family in this database, it may be useful to look at Ancestry.com's 1890 Census Substitute.
content.ancestry.com /iexec/?htx=List&dbid=5445&offerid=0:7858:0   (393 words)

 Vincent Van Gogh (1853 - 1890)
Cottages and Cypresses: Reminiscence of the North, 1890
Landscape with the Chateau of Auvers at Sunset, 1890
Thatched Cottages in the Sunshine : Reminiscences of North, 1890
www.expo-vangogh.com /1_4.cfm   (571 words)

 Vincent Van Gogh (1853 - 1890) Artwork Images, Exhibitions, Reviews
Dutch artist, Vincent Van Gogh was born the son of Protestant minister.
1890 Vincent van Gogh (Dutch, 1853-1890)Oil on canvas; 29 x 36 1/4 in.
Vase of Roses, 1890 Vincent van Gogh (Dutch, 1853-1890)Oil on canvas; 36 5/8 x 29
wwar.com /masters/v/van_gogh-vincent.html   (1867 words)

 General Electric : Our Company : History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Out of the laboratory was to come perhaps the greatest invention of all - a successful incandescent electric lamp.
By 1890, Edison had organized his various businesses into the Edison General Electric Company.
The Thomson-Houston Company and the various companies that had merged to form it were led by Charles A. Coffin, a former shoe manufacturer from Lynn, Massachusetts.
ge.com /en/company/companyinfo/at_a_glance/history_story.htm   (408 words)

 Splendid Magazine reviews Curtis Eller's American Circus: 1890
My greatest New York anecdote involves a young heroin addict, cup in hand, singing "I believe the children are the future" on the subway.
1890 seeks to give the Hartford Circus Fire of 1944 a musical soul.
It uses banjos, pedal steel, squeezebox and the sound of bowling pins striking against each other to paint an American face on the skin of its tragedies.
www.splendidezine.com /review.html?reviewid=3235573356323923   (332 words)

 American bison
In the seventeenth century, an estimated 60 million bison roamed the plains of North America.
With the arrival of settlers, the bison were pushed out of their native land and ruthlessly hunted - until, by 1890, less than 1,000 animals survived.
Unlike the native Americans, who had traditionally hunted the bison for food, tools, and their hides, the European's slaughter was primarily for sport, with people shooting from the newly built railway, seeing how many they could kill in a day.
www.ultimateungulate.com /Artiodactyla/Bison_bison.html   (1231 words)

 Historical Census Data for 1890
The variables below represent all of the questions from the 1890 census recorded by ICPSR.
number of persons (1890) born in cuba and the west indie
number of persons (1890) born in norway and denmark
fisher.lib.virginia.edu /cgi-local/censusbin/census/cen.pl?year=890   (843 words)

It had been at the mercy of Asian invaders, prostrate before the Mongols in the thirteenth century, and unable to fend off the Ottoman Turks in the sixteenth century.
"Yet by 1890, the American continents, Australia, and New Zealand were ruled by the descendants of Europeans.
Freedman, born in 1890, was a successful Jewish businessman of New York City who was at one time the principal owner of the Woodbury Soap Company.
mirrorh.com /timelinead19.html   (15618 words)

 The Shadow of a Dream, by W. D. Howells, 1890   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
As copy-text we use the Harper and Brothers 1890 edition.
We have not modernized spelling or punctuation, but we have not attempted to render exactly the same paragraph and other text formatting.
That edition is approved for teaching purposes by the Modern Language Association's Center for Editions of American Authors.
www.wsu.edu /~campbelld/wdh/sd.html   (182 words)

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