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Return of the Whole of Number of Persons
Philadelphia, 1791
Printed for and signed by Thomas Jefferson
Courtesy of David M. Rubenstein
 

James Wilson
Debates of the Convention
Philadelphia: Joseph James, 1788
Courtesy of David M. Rubenstein 

“The Present State of the British Colonies in America” [Detail]
Manuscript census returns, from 1773 and 1775
Courtesy of David M. Rubenstein

The Boston Slave Riot, and Trial of Anthony Burns,
Containing the Report of the Faneuil Hall Meeting
Boston
, 1854
Courtesy of David M. Rubenstein

Reconstruction Acts and Article 14th Constitutional
Amendment
, [Washington, D.C., 1867]
Courtesy of David M. Rubenstein

Herman Hollerith’s Punched Card Tabulator
Scientific American, vol. 63., no. 9
New York, 1890
Courtesy of David M. Rubenstein

Creative: Tronvig Group