description of the principal pamphlet collections in the Library of Congress, 1934

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by , [ letter of transmittal 1934]
Statementcompiled by David C. Mearns.
LC ClassificationsMLCM 83/4266 (Z)
The Physical Object
Pagination6, 4 leaves ; 28 cm..
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Open LibraryOL4439549M
LC Control Number79100789

Contributor: Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress) - Shaw, Albert Date: Some interesting things at Hampton Institute An overview of Hampton Institute from point of view of a conducted tour of the facilities, together with statistics on enrollments, graduates, and the financial state of the Institute.

Contributor: Barclay, Edwin J. (Edwin James) - Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress) Date: The slumbers of the dead A poem about life and the after-life, written in Monrovia, Liberia.

The John M. Canse Pamphlet Collection contains travel and settlement advertisements, maps, and historical documents about the American West from the end of the nineteenth century to the mid-twentieth century.

Thematically, the collection pertains to 1934 book Expansion and undercurrents of Manifest Destiny. African American Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress) Description Caption title. Imprint date inferred from text. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Rare Book and Special Collections. Library of Congress The Library of Congress, founded in and housed in a three-building complex across from the nation's capitol in Washington, D.C., is a storehouse for knowledge and an active center for research and creativity of all kinds--the world's largest and most open library.

Jefferson's collection was unique in that it was the working collection of a scholar, not a gentleman's collection for display. With the addition of his collection, the Library of Congress was transformed from a specialist's library to a more general on: Washington, D.C., U.S.

The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain.

The collection is a gift made to the Library in through the generosity of the Howard G. Buffett Foundation. The Library received the materials in lateformally opened them to researchers in the Library’s reading rooms in Februaryand now has digitized them for optimal access by the public.

Collections from American Memory, National Digital Library. The Hannah Arendt Papers at the Library of Congress-- the papers of political philosopher Hannah Arendt () are one of the principal sources for the study of modern intellectual life.

They constitute a large and diverse collection reflecting a complex career. IWM has a collection of over 33 million items and while many of the records for our museum objects are online, 1934 book all have digitised images, video or sound yet.

Collection items which are not yet digitised are presented as 'No Media Available'. Our ongoing digitisation programme will. Considerations in Reference to the Establishment of a National School of Mines as a Means of Increas (Paperback) - Common [By (author) Collection (Library of Congress Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was. The papers of Paul M. Robinett, army officer, were deposited in the Library of Congress by Robinett in and converted to a gift in Robinett donated additional material inand files were added by transfer from the Department of the Army in John Avery Lomax (Septem – Janu ) was an American teacher, a pioneering musicologist, and a folklorist who did much for the preservation of American folk music.

He was the father of Alan Lomax (also a distinguished collector of folk music) and Bess Lomax Hawes. 3 Texas Folklore Society. 4 Archive of American Folk Song. Information about pamphlets written by Corliss Lamont, including the Basic Pamphlets series and books containing collections of previously-published pamphlets.

The content of this page is subdivided into three sections - The Basic Pamphlets Series, Other Pamphlets, and Book Collections of to sales pages on the Web site are included as. Get this from a library. A short account of the principal proceedings of Congress in the late session, and a sketch of the state of affairs between the United States and France in July, in a letter from Robert Goodloe Harper of South Carolina, to one of his constituents.

Many of these pictures came from old magazines and books that might otherwise have been sold for scrap paper. The Library assigned Ellen Perkins, a chief cataloger in the Circulation Department, to oversee the program's development.

By the growing collection was housed in Room 67 of the NYPL central building. Ella Fitzgerald Collection [collection] Title Ella Fitzgerald Collection [collection] Dates Created Span: Bulk: Language English Form collection Physical Description ft. boxes Abstract Ella Fitzgerald, "The First Lady.

On this particular Friday (ApAdolf Hitler's th birthday) the rare-book reading room of the Library of Congress—a high-ceilinged space elegantly appointed with brass lamps, heavy.

Others reveal attitudes toward, and interpretations of, these attempts. Many recently published books and pamphlets are still in print; older books are available in the rare-book collections of some large libraries or in facsimile reprints.

Some of the articles are difficult to find except in a university library. The Yale Paul Bekker Papers were given by Sarah Bekker in memory of her husband, Konrad Bekker (), Paul Bekker's eldest child.

Konrad Bekker had left Germany in August to join his father in Italy and thereafter in France before moving to Switzerland to complete his doctorate in economics at the University of Basel.

Read this book now “Handbook of the new Library of Congress” Handbook of the new Library of Congress, comp. by Herbert Small; with essays on the architecture, sculpture and painting by Charles Caffin, and on the function of a national library by Ainsworth R.

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Spofford. Get this from a library. A review of the principal charges against Warren Hastings, Esquire, late Governor General of Bengal. [John Logan; Miscellaneous Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)].

Class P: Language and Literature is a classification used by the Library of Congress Classification system. This page outlines the subclasses of Class P. It contains 19 sub-classifications, 12 of which are dedicated to language families and geographic groups of languages, and 10 sub-classifications of literature (4 subclasses contain both languages and.

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Scott compiled and edited v.and also collected the greater part of the material for v. After his death in the work was continued by Henry M.

Lazelle,and by a board of publication,consisting of George B. Davis,Leslie J. Perry,Joseph W. Kirkley,and Fred C. The NYU Special Collections Center co-locates services for all our special collections including: Researchers can request materials from all three repositories and use them in one place.

Learn more about our collections. The Center offers our community new spaces to engage with the collections including a reading room, classrooms, and gallery. Book digitized by Google from the library of New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

Guggenheim Library Collection Page. 36, 37K. The notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci. The Library of Congress. 36, 37K. Is it possible that the “missing” books from Starr’s collection are held at the Library of Congress?A search for English-language publications from the Library’s general collections that relate to Starr’s life, research interests, and fieldwork revealed the same accession date on a number of books.

The Library of the Principal, embracing many valuable text and reference books, including the Encyclopaedia Brirtanica, is also accessible to students.

A small collection of minerals, each of which is a typical specimen, and none of which are duplicates, has been procured. Creation Information. Ashbrook, F. & Kellogg, Charles E.; Context.

This pamphlet is part of the collection entitled: USDA Farmers' Bulletins and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to UNT Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. Harold Spivacke Collection, [collection] Dates Created Span: Bulk: ss Language English Form collection Physical Description 13 ft.

33 boxes Abstract Harold Spivacke () is best remembered as the chief of the Music Division of the Library of Congress from until. The Cookbook and Home Economics Collection includes books from the Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA, The Bancroft Library at The University of California, Berkeley, and the Prelinger fascinating books take us back to an America in the early decades of the 20th century covering topics on cookery, textiles, family .The Archives Center makes its collections both physically and intellectually accessible.

Although not all collections are fully processed and described in a finding aid, a catalog entry for each collection is found in Collections Search Center, an online catalog containing most of the Smithsonian's major collections from our museums, archives, libraries, and research units.The Rev.

Dr. Eliphalet Nott, president of Union College and one of the principal inventors and early manufacturers of the anthracite-burning stove, left no promotional pamphlet, but a detailed description of his stove's functions and operation survives in an illustrated letter he wrote to James C.

Loudon, printed in Loudon's An Encyclopædia of.