History Stories
How We Got Social Security Numbers
October 4, 2017

And why they’re probably not going anywhere. Read More

The History of Birth Certificates is Shorter Than You Might Think
August 8, 2017

People didn’t always need birth certificates. Read More

10 Things You May Not Know About the U.S. Census
July 29, 2015

Get the facts on this decennial population count. Read More