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Local history in the library

David T. Thackery

Local history in the library

a manual for assessment and preservation

by David T. Thackery

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Published by Bloomington Public Library in Bloomington, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Libraries -- Special collections -- Local history -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Libraries -- Special collections -- Local history -- Conservation and restoration -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Library materials -- Conservation and restoration -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Thackery, Edward Meachen.
    ContributionsMeachen, Edward., Illinois State Library., Bloomington Public Library.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination42 leaves.
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17083639M

    For more information, please contact the Local History Room librarian. In addition to its local history collections, the history room now features computer and microfilm stations specifically for genealogy and local history researchers who desire the assistance of the . With Genealogical & Local History Books In Print, researchers have the chance to possess one of the greatest finding tools in all of genealogy. Genealogical & Local History Books In Print is an essential, core title for any personal or professional genealogical reference book library. -- Midwest Book ReviewAuthor: Marian Hoffman. Oxford County Library maintains a special collection in order to conserve local history and to provide access to unique materials that help researchers and the public better understand Oxford’s past. Oxford County Library collects materials pertaining to the history of Oxford County.


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