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Farm Real Estate Values in the United States, 1850-1959

Version
v1
Resource Type
Dataset : aggregate data
Creator
  • Pressley, Thomas J.
  • Scofield, William H. (Unkown)
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Publication Date
1984-05-11
Funding Reference
  • National Science Foundation
Language
English
Free Keywords
counties; farms; nineteenth century; property values; real estate; twentieth century
Description
  • Abstract

    This data collection contains information on the average monetary value per acre of farm lands and buildings for each county in the United States in the period 1850-1959.
  • Methods

    ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection: Standardized missing values.; Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes..
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • 1850 / 1959
    Time period: 1850--1959
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
All counties in the United States in the period 1850-1959.
Collection Mode
  • The data map is provided as an ASCII text file, and the codebook is provided by ICPSR as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file. The PDF file format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated and can be accessed using PDF reader software, such as the Adobe Acrobat Reader. Information on how to obtain a copy of the Acrobat Reader is provided on the ICPSR Web site.

Note
Funding insitution(s): National Science Foundation (GS-1435A1, GS-1231, and GS-2473).
Availability
Download
This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 9 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Publications
  • Paskoff, Paul F.. Measures of war: A quantitative examination of the Civil War's destructiveness in the Confederacy. Civil War History.54, (1), 35-62.2008.
    • ID: 10.1353/cwh.2008.0007 (DOI)

Update Metadata: 2016-01-13 | Issue Number: 7 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

Pressley, Thomas J.; Scofield, William H. (1984): Farm Real Estate Values in the United States, 1850-1959. Version 1. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR00009.v1