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  • n  someone who collects census data by visiting individual homes

  • One enumerator reported that she had become too depressed by the squalor she saw on Manhattan's lower East Side; another explained that her feet were killing her.
  • In 1930, an enumerator in The Bronx asked a woman questions about her husband.
  • An enumerator who called at 337 East 56th Street in Manhattan reported that a blonde answered his ring, pointed wearily to the cold towel around her head, and said: "I'm in no .

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