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Local history and the library

by John L. Hobbs

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Published by Deutsch in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Libraries -- Special collections -- Local history,
    • Historical libraries -- Great Britain

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [313]-322.

      Statement[by] J. L. Hobbs.
      SeriesA Grafton book
      ContributionsCarter, George A.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ688.L8 H62 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination344 p.
      Number of Pages344
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5458660M
      ISBN 100233956158
      LC Control Number73161047

      Local History Formed in , Fairfax County has a long and fruitful history. The Virginia Room, located on the second floor of the City of Fairfax Regional Library, collects, preserves, and makes accessible local history resources. Records of enduring value, including architectural blueprints, accession books, reports, scrapbooks, photographs, book catalogs, policies and procedures and public relations material chronicling Library history back to Digital Sanborn Maps Research local history with city plans and maps dating from California Collection.

      Local history: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hobbs, John L. Local history and the library. London: Andre Deutsch, [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John L Hobbs; George A Carter. Local History & Genealogy on the third floor. Find resources and services offered through our Local History & Genealogy Department including digital collections and exhibits, obituaries, digitization services and our new Community Photo Album. The Blade Rare Book Room Rogowski-Kaptur Labor History Room ; Digitization lab.

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