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Bibliographical Society of America Sabin Committee records, bulk (1929-1936).

Title
Bibliographical Society of America Sabin Committee records, 1923-1948, bulk (1929-1936).
Author
Bibliographical Society of America. Sabin Committee.
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Description
4.5 linear feet (11 boxes).
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Source (note)
  • Lydenberg, Harry Miller
Biography (note)
  • The Bibliographical Society of America's Sabin Committee was formed in 1925 to complete A Dictionary of Books Relating to America which had been compiled by Joseph Sabin from 1867 to 1881. The dictionary was completed in 1936.
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
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Call Number
MssCol 293
Author
Bibliographical Society of America. Sabin Committee.
Title
Bibliographical Society of America Sabin Committee records, 1923-1948, bulk (1929-1936).
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of correspondence, reports, bibliographical notes, and other papers relating to Sabin's A Dictionary of Books Relating to America. Bulk of the correspondence and reports was written by H.M. Lydenberg, chairman of the committee that had the responsibility for completing publication of the unfinished volumes.
Biography
The Bibliographical Society of America's Sabin Committee was formed in 1925 to complete A Dictionary of Books Relating to America which had been compiled by Joseph Sabin from 1867 to 1881. The dictionary was completed in 1936.
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Greene, Elizabeth G.
Koeker, Dorothy.
Lydenberg, Harry Miller, 1874-1960.
Vail, R. W. G. (Robert William Glenroie), 1890-1966.
Watkins, Marjorie.
American Library Association. Sabin Committee.
LCCN
ms 69000808
Research Call Number
MssCol 293
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