Public Libraries Volume 21

Public Libraries Volume 21

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...given under the auspices of the Alliance. Rachel Stone ('15) has been appointed librarian at West Springfield, Mass. Helen H. Greene (junior '15), recently appointed to the staff of the Ferguson library, Stamford, Conn., has been given charge of the Highschool library of the city which has recently been put under the Ferguson library board for management. Dorothy Rogers ('15) has been engaged as first assistant at the East Liberty branch, Pittsburgh, beginning work April 1. Fanny T. Taber (junior '14) has recently been appointed librarian of the West End branch of the Public library of Birmingham, Ala. Enid M. Stafford (junior '13) has joined the staff of the Public library of Hibbing, Minn. Mary B. Snyder ('15) has accepted a position in the library of the University of Pittsburgh. Madeline Scheuch (junior '15) has been engaged for the filing department of N. W. Halsey & Co., New York. Elizabeth N. Prall (senior) has been appointed librarian of the new Lord & Taylor bookshop, conducted by Doubleday, Page & Co. May W. Plummer, Principal. Pratt institute New England was invaded this spring by no less than three library schools, so we feel more than usually indebted to that long-suffering section for the patience, cordiality and hospitality with which we were received. We ourselves varied our usual itinerary by going up to Northampton for two days after all too brief visits to New Haven, Hartford and Springfield. There is much of interest in that neighborhood, and Sunday was spent trolleying to Deerfield, Mt. Holyoke and other nearby places, and also in visiting the art gallery of Smith college, which was especially opened for us. New England had much that was new and interesting to reward the library tourist this year. Two new...show more

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  • Paperback
  • 189 x 246 x 19mm | 626g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236897773
  • 9781236897770