Franklin

The Penn Library collections at 250 : from Franklin to the Web.

Publication:
Philadelphia, PA. : University of Pennsylvania Library, 2000.
Format/Description:
Archive
217 p. : ill., ports. ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
University of Pennsylvania. Library.
University of Pennsylvania. Special Collections.
Contents:
Introduction / by Paul Mosher
A library in retrospect / by Michael T. Ryan
Henry Charles Lea and the libraries within a library / by Edward M. Peters
The Furness Memorial Library / by Daniel Traister
The case for American literary manuscripts / by Nancy M. Shawcross
Philadelphia's musical legacy / by Marjorie Hassen
Architecture books in the service of learning : persuasion and argument in the Perkins Library / by William B. Keller
Alchemy, metallurgy, and pharmacy : Edgar Fahs Smith and the history of chemistry / by Lynne Farrington
The Daniel Garrison Brinton Collection / by John M. Weeks
The professionalization of wisdom : the legacy of Dropsie College and its library / by Arthur Kiron
The Penniman-Gribbel Collection of Sanskrit Manuscripts / by David N. Nelson
The Present : a postscript by Dennis Hyde.
Notes:
Essays published on the occasion of the 250th anniversary of the Library of the University of Pennsylvania.
Penn Chronology:
2000
Contributor:
Mosher, Paul H.
Ryan, Michael T.
Peters, Edward, 1936-
Traister, Daniel.
Shawcross, Nancy M.
Hassen, Marjorie, 1956-
Keller, William B. (William Bradford), 1950-
Farrington, Lynne.
Weeks, John M.
Kiron, Arthur.
Nelson, David N., 1951-
Hyde, Dennis.
OCLC:
50384186
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