Charles H. Compton Papers, 1919, 1922, 1935 | The American Library Association Archives
Series Number: 2/1/26
Volume: 0.1 Cubic Feet
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Description: Papers of Charles H. Compton, President of ALA (1934-35) including correpondence with P.L. Windsor (1919), Council resolutions on librarian certification and minimum salaries (1922), and a typewritten diary entitled My European Trip and the International Library Congress (April 25,1935 to June 2,1935). TEXT described Compton's ocean voyage, tours of London, the English countryside, Paris, and Spain, including descriptions of libraries such as National Lending Library of Great Britain, the British Museum, and the Bibliotheque National; and activities at the International Library Congress.