Donald Davis Papers, 1891, 1912, 1927, 1966-04
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Brief Description: Personal papers (1966-2002) of Donald G. Davis, Jr., University of Texas at Austin: Professor Emeritus of Library History, recipient of a Lifetime Editorial Achievement Award from the ALA History Round Table, contains correspondence, citations, photos, notes, seminar planning materials, memoranda, and the administrative and editorial files for American Library History (ALH, 1989-90), American Reference Books Annual (ARBA, 1971-84), Chronology of Texas Library History (CTLH, 1983-2002), Dictionary of American Library Biography (DALB, 1977-2001), Encyclopedia of Library History (ELH, 1989-2004, 1990-93), includes administrative files for the International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA, 1993-2002), the Library History Seminar VI, VII, VIII, and IX and biographical notes, citations, and references to W.F. Poole, and correspondence with Edward Holley, Michael Harris, Wayne A. Wiegand, and Mark Tucker, and correspondence (1973-2004), "A Manifesto to the People of America" by the Chinese Students Alliance (1927), and correspondence with Diana Dial (1996-97).
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The American Library Association Archives
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Record Series Number: 97/1/53
Created by: Davis, Donald G., Jr. (1938-)
Volume: 14.0 Cubic Feet
Acquired: 07/18/2005. 10/31/2008
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Arrangement: Alphabetical by publication, chronological thereunder
Subject Index
American Library Association (ALA)
Biography, Librarians
Harris, Michael
Holley, Edward G.
Library History
Library History Round Table (LHRT)
Poole, William F.
Reference Books
Texas, Libraries
Texas, University of, Library (Austin)
Languages of Materials
English [eng]