The founding of social and public libraries in Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois through 1850

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SeriesOccasional papers (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Graduate School of Library and Information Science -- no.51, Occasional papers (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Graduate School of Library and Information Science) -- no. 51
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