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Behind the scenes: two centuries of census-taking

June 3rd, 2011

Episode 186 of 474 episodes

This talk takes a look at the army of civil servants, temporary clerks, registrars, enumerators and others, and the part they played in this astonishing feat of organisation once a decade.