By: George J. Horvath, Jr
Heritage Books, Inc: (1986)
Seller ID: H0092
Condition: 186 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1986), 2001, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 186 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc
Lists occupants, owners, types & dimensions of buildings, tract names, acreage, number of slaves. Helps replace nonexistent 1800 census of Baltimore County. Includes 1804 tax list for precincts surrounding Baltimore City. Early in July, 1798, Congress passed a law which came to be known as the â€œwindow tax.â€ Commissioners in each state were to divide the states into districts, and collect data on the valuation of lands and dwelling houses and the counting of the slaves. For dwelling houses the commissioners were to specify their situation, their number of stories, the number and dim... View More...