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|Title:||Census of Population and Housing, 1850 [United States]: Slave Sample|
|Source:||University of Minnesota|
|Abstract:||In both 1850 and 1860, the United States census contained two population schedules. Schedule 1 enumerated details of the free population, while Schedule 2 enumerated details of the slave population. The Slave PUMS provides the first nationally-representative samples of Schedule 2, the Census of Slave Inhabitants.|