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Biographical Photographs, 1859-2006

By Cara Bertram

Collection Overview

Title: Biographical Photographs, 1859-2006

ID: 13/6/15

Creator: American Libraries

Extent: 3.3 Cubic Feet

Arrangement: Alphabetical by last name.

Date Acquired: 03/12/2014

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Biographical Photographs of American Libraries magazine, including photographs (group and individual), articles, speeches, slides, negatives, contact sheets, and proofs of librarians, ALA members, and celebrities that have been used or referenced by the magazine. Notable individuals include Betty Davis, Jimi Hendrix, Bill Clinton, Leonard Nimoy, Melvil Dewey and Annie Godfrey, and various ALA presidents.

Biographical Note

American Libraries is the flagship magazine of the American Library Association since 1970, replacing the ALA Bulletin.  As the official magazine of the ALA, its responsibility is to convey to the membership and other readers full and accurate information about the activities, purposes, and goals of the Association.  It also reports on news about all matters of importance to libraries and librarians, and provides an opportunity for the expression of diverse views by ALA members.[1]

Administrative Information

Acquisition Source: American Libraries

Box and Folder Listing

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