The founding of social and public libraries in Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois through 1850
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Published in [Urbana] .
Written in English


  • Libraries -- United States

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Bibliography: p. [16]-18

SeriesOccasional papers (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Graduate School of Library and Information Science -- no.51, Occasional papers (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Graduate School of Library and Information Science) -- no. 51
The Physical Object
Pagination18 p
Number of Pages18
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Open LibraryOL22807714M
LC Control Number58009462

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