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Studies in industry and society.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-350) and index.
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Punched cards and the 1890 United States census New users, new machines U.S. challengers to Hollerith The rise of international business machines Decline of punched cards for European census processing Punched cards for general statistics in Europe Different roads to European punched-card bookkeeping Keeping tabs on society with punched cards.