Grant Applications, 1955-1968 | The American Library Association Archives
Series Number: 22/2/17
Volume: 5.2 Cubic Feet
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Description: Grant applications received from libraries applying to the ACRL Grants Program, showing total institutional and library expenditures for the preceding five years, current budgetary expenditures, the amount of money requested and descriptions of proposals to expand research collections, improve facilities, purchase microfilmed newspapers, develop library resources, and pursue individual research projects. The series includes a file of applications for Lilly Foundation grants. The principal contributor to the program was the U.S. Steel Foundation.