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Wayne A. Wiegand research files, circa 1960s-2000s

Chronological Files on Melvil Dewey

The Chronological files on Melvil Dewey are research files on index cards assembled by Wiegand while researching his biography of Melvil Dewey. The cards include biographical information about Dewey, as well as quotes and citations from primary and secondary sources.

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Box 1 1851-1976

Box 1 1876-1885

Box 1 1886-1892

Box 1 1893-1896

Box 2 1896-1902

Box 2 1903-1905

Box 2 1905-1914

Box 2 1915-1929

Box 3 1930-1946