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  Volume 48, Number 1, 2013

Table of Contents


pp. 1-7

The Origins of a State Library: New Jersey, 1704–1824

pp. 8-25

A State Library Transformed: Pennsylvania, 1878–1921

pp. 26-49

Letters to Lucy Johnston: Addressing the Need for Literature on the Kansas Prairies

pp. 50-67

Depoliticizing the California State Library: The Political and Professional Transformation of James Gillis, 1899–1917

pp. 68-90

“My Duty and My Pleasure”: Alice S. Tyler’s Reluctant Oversight of Carnegie Library Philanthropy in Iowa

pp. 91-111

“Interested in Public Libraries”: J. O. Modisette and the Contributions of a Louisiana Library Commissioner

pp. 112-133

Struggles Within: Lura G. Currier, the Mississippi Library Commission, and Library Services to African Americans

pp. 134-156

Carma Zimmerman Leigh and the Diffusion of Cooperation through California Libraries, 1951–1972

pp. 157-177


pp. 178-180

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