Height of Runaway Apprentices and Military Deserters in Colonial and Early Republican America, 1726 – 1825
- Komlos, John (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München: Volkswirtschaftliche Fakultät, Seminar für Wirtschaftsgeschichte)
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AbstractThe study contains information about body hight of apprentices, which were run away and of deserters of colonial and early repbulican Northern America. The data were collected from advertisements, in which the refugees where described. Topics: Year, federal state in which the advertisements were published, the refugees´ birth year and birthplace (Germany, Irland, a region of the USA), the refugees´ residence, ethnic group, sex, age, body hight of the refugees.
1726 / 1825
Newspaper-Articles in the USA
Number of Units: 38
Number of Variables: 1122
- ZA8083 (Type: ZA-No.)
Komlos, John: On the Biological Standard of Living of Eighteenth-Century Americans: Taller, Richer, Healthier. In: Research in Economic History, 20, 2001, S. 223 – 248.
Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 90 | Registration Date: 2010-07-23