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Boston Public Library

A Centennial History

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ISBN 9780674593732

Publication Date: 01/01/1956

274 pages

12 line illustrations

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  • Preface
  • I. “Out of Small Beginnings”
  • II. The Founding of the Library
  • III. Narrow Premises in Mason Street
  • IV. Jewett in Boylston Street
  • V. The Winsor Decade
  • VI. In the Doldrums
  • VII. Building the New Library
  • VIII. The New Library under Herbert Putnam
  • IX. The Administrations of Whitney and Wadlin
  • X. Belden’s Fourteen Years
  • XI. Depression and Consolidation
  • XII. Towards the Second Century
  • Epilogue
  • Appendix
  • Index

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