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Sub-Series G: Library, 1757-1972


Scope and Contents

This sub-series consists of library borrowing registers (lists of books borrowed with who borrowed them and when they were returned) as well as volumes that had belonged to the library. Of particular note is a copy of "A voyage round the world" by John Turnbull (published 1813) signed by Herman Melville with the inscription "April 10th 1847 New York."


  • 1757-1972

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Materials are entirely in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Appointments to examine materials must be made in advance. Please e-mail for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Files containing personal information about residents are restricted for 50 years from the date of death of the individual. If the decease death is unknown, the files are closed for 72 years from the date the record was created.


27 Volumes


Repository Details

Part of the Stephen B. Luce Library Repository

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