Everyone at MyHeritage is very excited about the release of the 1940 US Federal Census.
We will offer free access to it on our site - read more about it on our blog post.
Meanwhile, view this short historical footage video from the US National Archives about the taking of the 1940 census. It shares the important civic duty of Americans to respond to the questions: "You cannot know your country, unless your country knows you!".
Did you find this video of interest? Do you have questions about the 1940 census? Let us know via comments below.
You can find the 1940 Census records at www.myheritage.com/1940census