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Description: Census Bureau Machinists and Technicians. Because of the immense volume of data being tabulated and need for the specialized technology, the Census Bureau employed highly skilled men and women to maintain and custom-build the agency's machinery, like this 1950 electric sorter.

Year: 1950



Photo Credit: U.S. Census Bureau, Public Information Office (PIO)

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