Research Catalog

Esther Johnston records,

Title
Esther Johnston records, 1940-1951.
Author
New York Public Library. Branch Libraries. Director's Office.
Supplementary Content
Finding Aid

Details

Description
.5 linear foot (2 boxes).
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Esther Johnston was Chief of the Circulation Department (renamed the Branch Libraries in 1966) of The New York Public Library from 1947-1951. Prior to that she was a librarian at the Seward Park and Fordham branches, and Head of Central Circulation. From 1942-1946 she was Supervisor of Branches, and served as Acting Chief of the Circulation Department during the military service of Chief Francis R. St. John.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Finding aid available in repository and on internet.
Call Number
MssArc 5563
Author
New York Public Library. Branch Libraries. Director's Office.
Title
Esther Johnston records, 1940-1951.
Summary
Memoranda, correspondence and administrative files concerning Circulation Department salaries, staffing and other operational matters.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
Esther Johnston was Chief of the Circulation Department (renamed the Branch Libraries in 1966) of The New York Public Library from 1947-1951. Prior to that she was a librarian at the Seward Park and Fordham branches, and Head of Central Circulation. From 1942-1946 she was Supervisor of Branches, and served as Acting Chief of the Circulation Department during the military service of Chief Francis R. St. John.
Indexes
Finding aid available in repository and on internet.
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Research Call Number
MssArc 5563
RG 8
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