No April fool’s joke here. It really is just one year – 365 days – to the digital opening of the 1950 U.S. federal population census on April 1, 2022, 72 years after the official 1950 census day.
Keep up with 1950 census news and information. Here are some recent blog posts you may have missed:
Preparing for the 1950 Census by Archivist of the United States David Ferriero.
Counting Down Until the Release of the 1950 Census! by NARA Digitization Director Denise Henderson
Countdown to the 1950 Census from NARA Catalog staff
1950 Census: The Official Census Day – April 1, 1950
1950 Census: T-Nights, April 11 and 13, 1950
1950 Census: Field Enumeration Procedures
1950 Census: The Beautiful Portfolio Control Label
1950 Census: The Answer Is … a Lot of Numbers and Publications
Register at the History Hub and follow the “Census Records” community. We’re aiming to publish one 1950 census blog post a week to opening day.