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Join Julie Golia, Curator of History, Social Science, and Government Information at the New York Public Library and curator of BHS’s exhibitions Waterfront and Taking Care of Brooklyn, as she moderates a discussion with Kubi Ackerman, curator of Museum of the City of New York’s exhibit Who We Are: Visualizing NYC by the Numbers; Dan Bouk, creator of the website Census Stories, USA and associate professor of history at Colgate University; and Nalleli Guillen, historian and project manager of BHS’s Revealing Long Island History project, for a look at how historians and artists sleuth through census data to paint pictures of the past and present day.

Presented as part of the program series Unpacking the Census about the history, impact, and ramifications of being counted.

For questions about this event or other inquiries, contact our Visitor Services desk at 718-222-4111, ext. 250.

Unpacking the Census: Adventures of a Census-Detective, or Learning to Love Data for the Secret Stories that It Holds

Tuesday, March 31
Doors: 6:00 pm
Event: 6:30 pm
$10 General Admission / $5 for Members


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REFUND POLICY: Brooklyn Historical Society requires 24 hours notice before the date of the event to refund a ticket. No refunds are provided after that point. No refunds are provided on the day of the event and all subsequent days.

Brooklyn Historical Society public programs are made possible by the New York State Council of the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; and, in part, by public funds from the New York Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

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