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Title
Documentary history of the library, 1773-1879
Name/Creator
Harvard University, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[box 1, folder 21 Provides access to page images of this portion of the collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.ARCH:3992691 
Digital Object
[box 1, folder 31 Provides access to page images of this portion of the collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.ARCH:3997186 
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[box 1, folder 33 Provides access to page images of this portion of the collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.ARCH:3997187 
Digital Object
[box 1, folder 34 Provides access to page images of this portion of the collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.ARCH:3997188 
Digital Object
[box 1, folder 35 Provides access to page images of this portion of the collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.ARCH:3997189 
Digital Object
[box 1, folder 36 Provides access to page images of this portion of the collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.ARCH:3997190 
Digital Object
[box 1, folder 37 Provides access to page images of this portion of the collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.ARCH:3997191 
Digital Object
[box 1, folder 38 Provides access to page images of this portion of the collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.ARCH:3997192 
Location
Harvard Archives

Networked Resource
Language
English
Description
0.53 cubic feet (1 document box)
Form/Genre
mixed material
Subject
Harvard University. , Library -- History ;  Harvard College Library -- History

Category
19 century

Library catalogs

Library records

Library guides

Harvard related

18 century

English

Manuscripts and records

Note
This collection of printed documents, both published and unpublished, reflects the history and growth of the Harvard College Library from 1773 to 1879. Documents include Visiting Committee reports, library and sales catalogues, library regulations, circular letters to patrons and alumni, magazine articles, newspaper clippings, fundraising appeals, blank receipts for gifts to the library, and blank forms regarding borrowing privileges, book order requests, and arrival notifications.

Harvard University. Documentary history of the library, 1773-1879. HUF 523.6.73. Harvard University Archives, Cambridge, Mass.

Detailed inventory available electronically: http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.ARCH:hua01010