North Carolina Libraries, Vol 68, No 1 (2010)

School Libraries in 19th Century North Carolina, 1800-1876:

Patrick Valentine


The history of school libraries in the nineteenth century has rarely been explored.  This article uses a variety of original and secondary sources to explore school libraries in North Carolina during a formative period of the state's history while also situating this history in terms of national library development.

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