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Catalog Number 2005.039.00007
Object Name Ledger
Title Births and Death Record, City of Sioux Falls
Scope & Content A ledger book kept by the City of Sioux Falls to track births and deaths in the city between 1923 and 1930. The book has green hard covers with leather corners and a leather spine. The ledger's title is printed in gold on the spine. The first part lists births. The records note the name of the child, the place of birth, the date of birth, the sex, the color of the child, the name of the father, the father's nationality, the name of the mother, the mother's nationality, and the attending physician. The last part of the book lists deaths. It notes the name of the deceased, where the deceased was born, the race of the deceased, the age of the deceased, the place the deceased died, the date of death, the attending physician, and any notes or remarks.
Date 1923-1930
Dates of Creation 1923-1930
Language of Material English
Imagefile 067\200503900007.JPG
Search Terms Sioux Falls
City Clerk
Birth
Death
People
Disease
Illness