JOHN COTTON DANA, A SKETCH. Chalmers Hadley.

JOHN COTTON DANA, A SKETCH.

(Dana, John Cotton).
  • Chicago: American Library Association, 1943.
  • small 8vo.
  • two-toned cloth
  • (x), 105+(1) pages

Price: $35.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 97298

First edition. No. 5 in the American library pioneers series. John Cotton Dana (1856-1929) was Denver's first librarian, a president of ALA, librarian at Spingfield, MA and Newark, NJ, and highly regarded as an innovator. Presentation on free endpaper "To Charles A. Compton from his frined and library room-mate, Chalmers Hadley, July 21st 1943."