- Nashville, TN: American Association for State and Local History, (1973).
- xvi, 375+(1) pages
- ISBN: 0910050163
Price: $5.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 126704
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.