Height of Students of the Ecole Polytechnique, 1794-1887 (ICPSR 6800)

Published: Feb 18, 1998

Principal Investigator(s):
John Komlos


Version V1

This data collection tracks the height of students at the Ecole Polytechnique in Palaiseau, France, during the French Revolution and the period following economic growth. Information includes month of enrollment, year of enrollment, month of birth, year of birth, province, town, height measurement in centimeters, head of family, and occupation of parent.

Komlos, John. Height of Students of the Ecole Polytechnique, 1794-1887. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1998-02-18. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06800.v1

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1794 -- 1887


Students of the Ecole Polytechnique.

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