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Title:
The first free public library, Peterborough, New Hampshire.
Author:
Brennan, James Francis, 1853-
Publication Information:
[Peterborough, N. H.], [publisher not identified], [1923]
Physical Description:
4 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm
General Note:
Signed: James F. Brennan.

"Reprinted from the Peterborough transcript, Peterborough, N. H., July 26, 1923."

In reply to a letter from William Jackson Leonard published in the Boston Herald of July 11 in which he states: ... The first free public library in the United States, still in existence, was established in Dublin, N. H., in 1822... The second free public library in the United States was founded in Peterborough, near Dublin, in 1833.
Language:
English
Format :
Book