|Rare Book & Manuscript Library|
At a Glance
The correspondence and working papers of the "Survey of Resources of the Columbia University Libraries" (unpublished typescript), 1941. This guide to the Libraries' resources was prepared to supply data for Robert B. Downs' RESOURCES OF NEW YORK CITY LIBRARIES (Chicago, A.L.A., 1942). The resulting typescript is kept at the Reference desk in Butler Library.
Using the Collection
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Ownership and Custodial History
Gift of the Libraries, ca. 1942.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--Columbia University Libraries. Date of acquisition--1942. Accession number--M-42.
Publications About Described Materials
Downs, Robert B. Resources of New York City libraries. Chicago : American Library Association, 1942.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 05/05/89.