Women and the founding of social libraries in California, 1859-1910
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Published by University of Southern California, University Library Photoduplication Service in Los Angeles, Calif .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Public libraries -- California -- History.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Victoria Kline Musmann.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microfilm reel
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20785795M

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