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The large urban public library as an agency of social reform, 1890-1915

The large urban public library as an agency of social reform, 1890-1915

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public libraries -- United States -- History.,
  • Libraries and society.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Rosemary Ruhig DuMont.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationiii, 194 p.
    Number of Pages194
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17240145M

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