Snapshot of America: 1940 vs. 2010

Published On: Apr 04 2012 04:31:05 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 06 2012 10:33:55 AM EDT

On April 2, the National Archives and Records Administration made individual records from the 1940 Census available to the public for the first time. What was life like then compared to the latest data available from 2010?

Census_slide10
8 / 27

Comments

The views expressed below are not those of Click On Detroit, WDIV, or its affiliated companies. By clicking on "Post," you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and your comment is in compliance with such terms. Readers, please help keep this discussion respectful and on topic by flagging comments that are offensive or inappropriate (hover over the commenter's name and you'll see the flag option appear on right side of that line). And remember, respect goes both ways: Tolerance of others' opinions is important in a free discourse. If you're easily offended by strong opinions, you might skip reading comments entirely.

blog comments powered by Disqus