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Title
Cambridge Book Club (Cambridge, Mass.) records, 1832-1975
Name/Creator
Cambridge Book Club (Cambridge, Mass.), creator
HOLLIS IDLocation
Houghton
Language
English
Description
6 boxes (3 linear ft.)
Form/Genre
mixed material

Book catalogs.

Invoices.

Minutes.

Photographs.

Reports.
Subject
Cambridge Book Club (Cambridge, Mass.). ;  Book clubs (Discussion groups) ;  Cambridge (Mass.) -- Intellectual life

Category
Library catalogs

Manuscripts and records

English

Associations and clubs

19 century

Published materials

Note
Records include minutes of meetings, catalogues of periodicals and books circulated, reports, miscellaneous correspondence including acceptances and resignations, obituaries of members, bills, receipts, vouchers, and photographs.

The Cambridge Book Club was founded in 1832 in Cambridge, Mass., with the purpose of circulating current periodicals and books among its members. The number of members was limited to 20.

Electronic finding aid available http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.Hough:hou00800

Unpublished printed finding aid available in the Houghton Accessions Records, 1961-1962, under *61M-90-92.

Cambridge Book Club (Cambridge, Mass.) Records, 1832-1975 (MS Am 1646-1646.2). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

In English.