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annex of the Library of Congress.

Martin Arnold Roberts

annex of the Library of Congress.

by Martin Arnold Roberts

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Library of Congress.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. l., 20 p. :
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14761750M

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    In , Congress voted to buy books and create a library for its use. From to , the Library of Congress was housed in various spaces in the Capitol until it was burned by the British in the War of Congress then purchased Thomas Jefferson's personal library collection in at cost, to replace their losses. WASHINGTON.-With the opening next month of the new annex of the Library of Congress, with twice the shelf capacity of the main building, the library, now the world's largest in number of books.


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