Macedonians acknowledged in US census, 1920!

Macedonians were noted in the census documentation.
Firstly in this document, “1920 Census: Instructions to Enumerators”

146. Principal foreign languages.—The following is a list of the principal languages which are likely to be reported as the mother tongue or language of customary speech of foreign-born persons:
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Lithuanian
Little Russian
Macedonian
Magyar
Montenegrin
Moravian (Czech.)
Norwegian
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See http://usa.ipums.org/usa/voliii/inst1920.shtml

Macedonians were again noted in this document “1920 Data Entry Operator’s Manual” both by birthplace, MACEDONIA and by language MACEDONIAN.

BIRTHPLACES – foreign
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LOR Lorraine
LUX Luxembourg
MAC Macedonia
MOR Moravia
MEX Mexico
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TONGUES
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LET Lettish
LIT Lithuanian
LRU Little Russian
MAC Macedonian
MAG Magyar
MEX Mexican
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See http://usa.ipums.org/usa/voliii/1920deom.shtml

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