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ITEM — Box: 1, Folder: 1 Identifier: UAIII 50.15.30

Catalogus Librorum Bibliothecae Collegij Harvardini quod est Cantabrigiae in Nova Anglia, 1723 Digital


  • 1723

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4.77 cubic feet (1.5 legal document boxes, 5 flat boxes, 16 volumes and 1 microfilm box)

Former call number

Formerly classified as UAIII 50.15.30 Volume 1. Catalogus librorum Bibliothecae Collegij Harvardini quod est Cantabrigiae in Nova Anglia

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift from the estate of Robert Treat Paine, June 23, 1911.

General note

Title page inscription reads: "Roberti Treat Paine Harvardina Catalogi Nov. 10th 1748 &c ......." Back flyleaf inscription, in Paine's hand, reads: "Robert Gibbs / is a Rogue / and all the Town / Doth know it / He made a Bellows and a warming Pan a Gridiron & a [?]" along with other scribbles and numerical calculations.


Repository Details

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