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Who Lived in Your Building & On Your Block Back in 1940? Where Were They From? What Did They Do?
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See James Baldwin & Family in the 1940 Census
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SEE JAMES BALDWIN & FAMILY IN THE 1940 CENSUS
grew up at 2171 5th Ave. Below, a screenshot of the 1940 Census for that address.
From the opening of James Baldwin's
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