ERIC Number: ED035420
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
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Library History Seminar No. 3, Proceedings, 1968.
Zachert, Martha Jane, Ed.
Included in this book are 12 papers: (1) "The Newberry Library: A Research Opportunity in Library History," by Lawrence W. Towner; (2) "Society's Contradictions and the Library: Notes on Some Negative Effects of Humanism," by Sidney L. Jackson; (3) "The Acquisition of the Van Ess Library by Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York," by Thomas P. Slavens; (4) "James Bertram and Alvin S. Johnson: Two Important But Little-Known Figures in Library History," by George S. Bobinski; (5) "George Whitefield's Bethesda: The Orphanage, The College and the Library," by Robert V. Williams; (6) "The Book Company of Durham," by William J. Van Beynum; (7) "The United States Bureau of Education: Its Role in Library History, 1876," by Clark A. Elliott; (8) "The Library Services Branch of the U.S. Office of Education: Its Creation, Growth, and Transformation," by Robert J. Havlik; (9) "Tom Brown's Library at Rugby," by David Kaser; (10) "Best Foot Forward: Representation of American Librarianship at World's Fairs, 1853-1904," by Budd L. Gambee; (11) "The International Publisher's Association; History of a Trade Organization, 1866-1962," by Robert C. Miller; (12) "The Summation," by Louis Shores. (JM)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Education, Federal Government, Government Role, History, Humanism, Libraries, Library Associations, Professional Associations, Publishing Industry
Journal of Library History, School of Library Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306 ($7.00)
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Authoring Institution: Florida State Univ., Tallahassee. Library School.