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Dear Mr. Kowalski,
Thank you for posting your request on History Hub!
We searched the National Archives Catalog and located the Population Schedules for the 1920 Census, the Population Schedules for the 1930 Census, and the Population Schedules for the 1940 Census in the Records of the Bureau of the Census (Record Group 29) that may contain records of Henryk Kowalski. The 1940 Census schedules are digitized and available using the Catalog. See NARA’s 1940 Census Records web page for more information. For access to the non-digitized schedules, please contact the National Archives at Washington, DC - Textual Reference (RDT1) via email at email@example.com.
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We also located the series titled Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (M1509) in the Records of the Selective Service System (World War I) (Record Group 163) that includes a card for Henry Kowalski (see attached). For more information about these records, please contact the National Archives at Atlanta (RE-AT) via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. M1509 also is available on Ancestry.
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We hope this is helpful. Best of luck with your family research!
Thank you very much for your help.
I'm sorry to reply so late.