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Often an entry was crossed out, and a code number was added to the census form. Ignore these code numbers, and index what was originally written on the census form. If you can't tell what was originally written on the form but you can read the code number, then you can use this chart to help decipher the handwriting.    '''[[Media:1940_Race.png|Chart]]'''
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Often an entry was crossed out, and a code number was added to the census form. Ignore these code numbers, and index what was originally written on the census form. If you can't tell what was originally written on the form but you can read the code number, then you can use this chart to help decipher the handwriting. Chart

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