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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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Mar 24, 2020 Van de Wetering, Janwillem, 1931-2008
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Translation of Het dagende niets
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Meditation, Monastic and religious life (Zen Buddhism)
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Mar 14, 2020 Mather, Anne
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Mar 13, 2020 Linkletter, Art, 1912-
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( 1 reviews )
Topic: Children
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Jan 23, 2020 Nies, Judith, 1941-
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Includes bibliographies and index
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Topics: Women, Radicalism, Women social reformers
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Jan 21, 2020 Wilson, Edward O
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Academic Literacy, Reading Level-Adult
American Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Nobility
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1ysWkXKSrpIC&oe=UTF-8
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Dec 24, 2019 Donaldson, Stephen, 1947-
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Oorspr. uitg.: New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1977
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Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Dec 23, 2019 KCRA TV
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Description: Decades after the fact, the name Richard Chase still brings forth feelings of horror, revulsion, and sadness to the people of Sacramento. His reign of terror in the late 1970's has become legend, with the facts of the case difficult to comprehend. In this footage, filmed by KCRA-TV cameramen, we see Chase in court along with his mother, his apartment on Watt Ave, as well as those who knew him and tried to help him with his mental illness. Reporters Mike Boyd and Spencer Michaels...
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Chase, Richard -- Serial Killer -- The Vampire of Sacramento -- Murder -- Sacramento (Calif.),...
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Oct 26, 2019 Hibbard, Howard, 1928-
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213 p. : 32 cm
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Topics: Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564, Artists -- Italy -- Biography
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Oct 18, 2019 Troisgros, Jean, 1926-; Troisgros, Pierre, 1928- joint author
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Translation of Cuisiniers à Roanne
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Topic: Cookery, French
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Aug 24, 2019 Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008
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Includes bibliographical references
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Topics: Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008, Authors, English, Technology and civilization
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Aug 7, 2019 Hall, Thor, 1927-
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Bibliography: p. 227-230
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Topics: Nygren, Anders, 1890-1978, Nygren, Anders, 1890-
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Jul 9, 2019 Rogers, Rosemary
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Apr 12, 2019 Neels, Betty
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"Original hardcover edition published in 1978 by Mills & Boon Limited."
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Nov 19, 2018 Eareckson, Joni; Estes, Steve, joint author
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Published for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association
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Topics: Eareckson, Joni, Tetraplegia, Quadriplegia
Little People of America
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing or trademarks. This work is accessible for the purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
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Topic: californiarevealed
NBS/NIST Special Publications
Sep 24, 2018 Gravatt, C. C.; LaFleur, Philip D.; Heinrich, Kurt F. J.
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Topics: Asbestos, Congresses.
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Sep 2, 2018 Owens, Jesse, 1913-1980; Neimark, Paul G., joint author
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Topics: Owens, Jesse, 1913-1980, Track and field athletes
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Jul 3, 2018 Graham, Winston
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Originally published under title The last gamble
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Jun 20, 2018 Hepburne, Melissa
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Jun 16, 2018 McNeill, Elizabeth
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"A Henry Robbins book."
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Topics: Sexual deviation, Sadomasochism
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Jun 11, 2018 Shaw, Greg
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v. 1. England and Europe
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Topic: Rock music
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May 23, 2018 Edwards, Richard, 1944- comp; Reich, Michael, joint comp; Weisskopf, Thomas E., joint comp
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Bibliography: p. 543-546
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Topics: Capitalism, Socialism
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Apr 18, 2018 Buckingham, Jamie
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Topics: General, Non-Classifiable, Fiction - General, Kuhlman, Kathryn, Evangelists, Healers
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Published in 1963 under title: Talk to the deaf
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Topics: American Sign Language, Deaf, Sign Language, Langage par signes, Sourds
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Dec 2, 2017 Knox, Gerald ed.
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Includes index
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Topic: Rugs
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Nov 25, 2017 O'Connor, Flannery; Fitzgerald, Sally
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Includes index
( 1 reviews )
Topics: O'Connor, Flannery, O'Connor, Flannery, 1925-1964, Authors, American, Romanciers américains
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Nov 3, 2017 Gackenbach, Dick
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"A Clarion book."
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Topics: Pigs, Swine
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Sep 13, 2017 Taylor, Ariel Yvon; Settles, Warren William, 1879- joint author
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Topic: Symbolism of numbers
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Aug 19, 2017 Leach, Maria; Werth, Kurt
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 115-126)
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Topics: Ghost stories, Tales
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Jul 12, 2017 Palmer, R. R. (Robert Roswell), 1909-; Colton, Joel G., 1918- joint author
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 976-1068) and index
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Topics: History, Modern, Wereldgeschiedenis
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
Apr 22, 2017 Whole Earth Festival, UC Davis
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Note : Very dark image from 00:40:45 to 00:45:54. Description : This recording features a series of speeches and interviews of attendees at the 1978 Whole Earth Festival. The festival theme that year was “Space Exploration for Humanity." A quote at the end of the recording mentions that the footage would be used for a documentary about the festival. The Buckminster Fuller speech can be seen here: Buckminster Fuller at the Whole Earth Festival, UC Davis The Whole Earth Festival (WEF) is...
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Topic: californiarevealed
American Libraries
Aug 2, 2016 Warren, Robert Penn, 1905-
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=aN8nAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Getty Research Institute
Jul 30, 2016 Kreuchauf, Franz Wilhelm, 1727-1803
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Text by Franz Wilhelm Kreuchauf. Cf. NUC-pre 56 imprints
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Winkler, Gottfried
Museum of Performance and Design
Jun 7, 2016 Snake Theater
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:00. Image is dark throughout as on original tape. Image break-up from 00:26:00-00:27:30. Call Number : 014.035.177 Description : A truck stop waitress creates a love triangle in hopes that one of the men involved will take her out of the desert and away from the job she loathes. Note from original label : Snake Theatre, 24th Hour Cafe, Color, Stereo Sound, Leavenworth Theatre, San Francisco, CA, Chris Hardman, Laura Farabough, Evie Lewis, Larry Graber, Jon...
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Topic: californiarevealed
University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Apr 23, 2016 Data Use and Access Laboratories
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Cover title
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Minority artists, Women artists
Kansas State University Theses
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This volume was digitized and made accessible online due to deterioration of the original print copy.
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Topics: Cottage cheese, Dairy processing
Bureau of Land Management Library
Oct 5, 2015 Tetra Tech, Inc; United States. Bureau of Land Management
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"6 October 1978."
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Topics: Water quality, Water quality
Delta State
Jul 13, 2015 Vera Speaks, editor
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A collection of history, photographs and advertisements capturing the sponteniety and vivaciousness of Mississippi Deltans.
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American Libraries
Jun 17, 2015 McCrillis, H. O. (Herbert O.), b. 1854
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Wisconsin - Madison and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=5yo3AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Reel 1755. Barbour, Boone, and Berkeley Counties
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Topics: Registers of births, etc, West Virginia
American Libraries
Aug 4, 2014 Roig, Jaume, d. 1478; Gustà, Marina
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 3 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ocgCAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Church History Library
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xvi, [1], 475 p.: ill.; 26 cm.
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Topic: genealogy
Canton Public Library
Feb 13, 2014
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Topics: Canton High School (Canton, Mass.)--Students--Yearbooks, School yearbooks--Massachusetts--Canton,...
12th Population Census of the United States - 1900
Jan 15, 2013 United States. Census Office. 12th census, 1900; United States. National Archives and Records Service
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Roll# 0024 C-540 Lafayette thru C-615 Luther
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Kansas State University Theses
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This volume was digitized and made accessible online due to deterioration of the original print copy.
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Reel 349. Vermilion (cont'd: ED 81, sheet 7--end), Wabash, and Washington Counties
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Topics: Registers of births, etc, Illinois
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May 17, 2011 Weidman, Jerome, 1913-1998
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Aug 4, 2010 Vallen, Jerome J; Abbey, James R., joint author; Sapienza, Dunnovan L., joint author
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Topics: Hotel management, Restaurant management, Food service management
American Libraries
Nov 30, 2009 Hølmebakk, Sigbjørn, 1922-
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=3C0YAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
May 29, 2008 University of Kansas. Museum of Natural History
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Biological abstracts
( 1 reviews )
National Agricultural Library
- United States. Department of Agriculture
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Caption title
Topics: Dwellings Energy conservation, Dwellings Remodeling Finance
Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) publications
- United States. Food and Nutrition Service
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Earlier issues cataloged separately; 1973 (aHV696.F6U53), 1977 (aHV696.F6U53 1977)
Topics: Nutrition policy United States Directories, School children Food United States Directories, Food...
National Agricultural Library
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Bibliography: p. 66-71
Topics: Excavations (Archaeology) Arizona Havasu Canyon, Cohonina culture, Archaeological surveying, Havasu...
Issued May 1978
Topics: Agricultural laws and legislation United States, Produce trade Law and legislation United States
State Library of North Carolina
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Topic: Housing--Law and legislation--North Carolina--Lowell. City planning--North Carolina--Lowell. Lowell...
Note : Content ends abruptly. Machine noise and audio distortion on Part 2. Additional Title : Weed Building Description : Re-recording of the Historical Archtectural Review Board meeting. Recorded by Dr. Robert B. Fisher. Call Number : 1996.3.12.21 Rights : Rights are owned by Washington Township Museum of Local History. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Bureau of Land Management Library
- C-b Shale Oil Project; Quality Development Associates
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Issued quarterly, mid year, and year end
Topics: Colorado Oil Shale Tract C-b, Oil-shale industry, Oil-shale industry
CMS Library SSA
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In folder: Public Laws: 95th Congress / 2nd session / 1978
Topics: United States. Dept. of Labor, United States. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare
"October 23, 1978."
Topics: Western Slope Gas Company, Oil-shale industry, Gas pipelines
Harrison Memorial Library
- Eisner, Albert M.
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Description : Carmel's weekly newspaper provides details about more than a century of the town's social, cultural and political life, including the town's responses to issues of national and international importance (WWI and WWII, the Great Depression, etc.). Series Title : Carmel Pine Cone Source : 32 Pages of 32: 11 x 17 in. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Carmel Communications, Inc. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online....
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 32 Pages of 32: 11 x 17 in.
U.S. export sales
- U.S. Dept. of Agriculture. Office of the General Sales Manager
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v. : 26 cm
Topics: Exports United States Statistics Periodicals, Export sales contracts United States Statistics...
Issued Dec. 1978
Topics: Recreation Research, Recreation areas United States, Recreation, Recreation areas
City of Fort Wayne - City Council Ordinances
- City of Fort Wayne, Indiana
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Bill: S-78-06-26 Type: Special Status: Passed Ordinance: S-108-78 An Ordinance approving City Utilities Purchase Order No. 9977 with I.B.M. Corp., for IBM Model 3 Tape Unit for City Utilities Data Center Introduced: 1978-06-13 Final Disposition: 1978-06-27
Topics: Fort Wayne, S-78-06-26, S-108-78
Center for the Study of Political Graphics
- Callejo, Carlos
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Call Number : 28044
Topics: californiarevealed, Chicano, Latinos (United States), Education
Source: 1 Page of 1: Poster (25 3/16 in. x 17 11/16 in.)
Museum of Performance and Design
- Farley, Alan, 1936-2012
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Series Title : Performing Arts Profile Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Alan Farley. Alan Farley has given the Museum of Performance + Design permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2 : 1/4 inch audio tape
Office of the Secretary publications
- United States. Department of Agriculture. Office of the Secretary
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"A summary of significant events of interest to USDA management."
Topic: United States Department of Agriculture Management
Mingei International Museum
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Note : Dirt and debris embedded in original. Call Number : B002-23-1001-101-b002-013
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Page of 1: Slide (2 x 2 in.)
Roll# 0024 C-540 Lafayette thru C-615 Luther
Microfilm (positive) reproduction of the card index to the 1900 census
M.C. Migel Memorial Collection and Library
- West Virginia Department of Education
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Annual Report of the State Superintendent of Schools
Topic: Education
Microfilm (positive) reproduction of the card index to the 1900 census
12th Population Census of the United States - 1900
- United States. Census Office; United States. National Archives and Records Service
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Title from: 1900 federal population census : a catalog ..