Catalogue of the library of the Boston athenæum. by Michigan Historical Reprint Series

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ATHENA ONLINE CATALOG Athena, the online catalog, lists what the Athenæum owns: its holdings of circulating books, journals, and newspapers as well as special collections like rare books, manuscripts, tracts, photographs, etc. DIGITAL COLLECTIONS This searchable image repository offers o partial and fully digitized items from the Boston Athenæum's.

Founded inthe Boston Athenæum is one of the oldest and most distinguished independent libraries and cultural institutions in the United States. Its collections comprise over half a million volumes, with particular strengths in Boston history, New England state and local history, biography, English and American literature, and the fine and decorative arts.

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III. The writings of Washington. Washingtoniana" A considerable portion of the books left to Geo. Washington. Sold by him to Henry Stevens in orand by the latter to the Boston Athenæum in Existing users, please log in below.

If you wish to become a member or register for the first time, please create an account. In the Boston Athenæum library elected Cutter as its head librarian. His first assignment was to organize and aggregate the inventory of the library and develop a catalog from that and to publish a complete dictionary catalog for their collection.

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In addition, a copy of the London edition of Stevenson’s Instructions is among Washington’s books at the Morgan Library and Museum in New : J. Bell. The title of the same book, in the same edition, will, of course, be cast but once, and will thenceforward serve for the catalogue of every library possessing that book, which may enter into the arrangement.

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