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ERIC Number: EJ181928
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978
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Public Support for Library Service: Revolutionary Democracy in Action
Hilton, Robert C.
Library Journal, 103, 12, 1223-8, Jun 15 78
The origins of public support for libraries in Massachusetts during the early to mid 1800's is discussed. Records indicate that the origins of the public library movement stem from a public feeling of need rather than elitism, philanthropy, or preservation of the status quo. (JPF)
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Identifiers - Location: Massachusetts