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Contributions to Mid-west library history.

Thelma Eaton

Contributions to Mid-west library history.

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Published by Distributed by Illini Union Bookstore in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle West
    • Subjects:
    • Libraries -- Middle West

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ731 .E27
      The Physical Object
      Pagination180 p.
      Number of Pages180
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5903568M
      LC Control Number64001055
      OCLC/WorldCa950052

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