Library Acquisition Letterbooks, 1894-1906 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 35/2/13
Volume: 1.0 cubic feet
Available for use at:
|Room 146 Main Library, Prior Request Preferred||1-|
Description: Letterpress copybooks of outgoing correspondence from Katherine Sharp, Director of the Library (1897-1907), to book and periodical publishing firms, concerning requests for material to build the University Library Collection and including requests for furniture, fixtures and supplies. The letterbooks also contain an alphabetical subject index with lists of books by author and the dates of receipt. 10 letterbooks cover the period March 20, 1894 - January 31, 1906.