MODERN MANUSCRIPTS, A PRACTICAL MANUAL FOR THEIR MANAGEMENT, CARE, AND USE.

  • Nashville, TN: American Association for State and Local History, (1973).
  • 8vo.
  • cloth
  • xvi, 375+(1) pages
  • ISBN: 0910050163

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First edition. A comprehensive treatment of the work of the manuscripts curator. Nine chapters, including A Study of Manuscript Collecting, as Introduction; Administration; The Mechanics and Ethics of Acquistions; Physical Care and Conservation; Establishing Bibliographic Control; Use of Collections; Public Service. Appendices. Illustrated. Awarded the 1976 Waldo Gifford Leland Prize in archival practice. Name ink black pen on free endpaper.