1940 Census Publications

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Volume 4, Part 13: Special Cotton Report

INTRODUCTION

  • 1. Maps of the United States
  • 2. Method of canvass
  • 3. Definition of a farm
  • 4. Method of determining source of income
  • 5. Cross-line acreage
  • 6. Farms growing cotton distinquished from "cotton farms"
  • 7. The tenure system, the plantation, the farm, and the cropper

COUNTY TABLE (BY NUMBER OF BALES HARVESTED) BY STATES

Table  Description
1 Alabama
2 Arizona
3 Arkansas
4 California
5 Florida
6 Georgia
7 Illinois
8 Kansas
9 Kentucky
10 Louisiana
11 Mississippi
12 Missouri
13 New Mexico
14 North Carolina
15 Oklahoma
16 South Carolina
17 Tennessee
18 Texas
19 Virginia

APPENDIXES

  • Facsimile of 1940 Farm and Ranch Schedule (Region 3 only)