Statistical Abstract of the United States (Google eBook)

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Page 413 - East South Central: Kentucky Tennessee Alabama Mississippi West South Central: Arkansas Louisiana Oklahoma Texas Mountain: Montana Idaho Wyoming Colorado New Mexico...
Page 3 - Dry land and land temporarily or partially covered by water, such as marshland, swamps, and river flood plains; streams, sloughs, estuaries, and canals less than one-eighth of a statute mile in width; and lakes, reservoirs, and ponds less than 40 acres of area.
Page 318 - ... and any other facts deemed pertinent and valuable, shall be made annually by the Commissioner of Internal Revenue with the approval of the Secretary of the Treasury.
Page 604 - farm," for census purposes, is all the land which is directly farmed by one person, either by his own labor alone or with the assistance of members of his household or hired employees. The land operated by a partnership is likewise considered a farm. A "farm...
Page 2 - household" comprises all persons who occupy a "housing unit," that is, a house, an apartment or other group of rooms, or a single room that constitutes "separate living quarters.
Page iii - States, which might be regarded either as a yearbook or a handbook, "presents in a single volume important summary statistics on the industrial, social, political, and economic organization of the United States and includes a representative selection from most of the important statistical publications.
Page 167 - Gainful workers" were persons reported as having a gainful occupation, that is, an occupation in which they earned money or a money equivalent, or In which they assisted in the production of marketable goods, regardless of whether they were working or seeking work at the time of the census.
Page 3 - Permanent inland water surface, such as lakes, reservoirs, and ponds having 40 acres or more of area; streams, iloughs. estuaries, and canals one-eighth of a statute mile or more in width; deeply indented embayments and sounds, and other coastal waters behind or sheltered by headlands or islands separated by less than 1 nautical mile of water; and Islands having less than 40 acres of area.
Page 117 - ... the last full grade that the person had completed in the regular school system — public, private, or parochial school, college, or university.
Page 216 - EMPLOYEES' ACT: SEPT. 7, 1916, TO JUNE 30, 1947 (The U. 8. Employees' Compensation Commission, created by act of Sept. 7,1916, and now known aż the Bureau of Employers' Compensation is charged with the duty of administering the law providing compensation for civil employees of the United States who suffer personal Injury while in the performance of official duties. This table does not Include data for Civilian Conservation Corps...

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