Libraries -- Subscription Libraries
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Content Description The collection consists of circulation, subscription, and financial ledgers, annual lecture series documents, catalogues, correspondence, and various organizational documents. Topics include: foundation of the Alexandria Library Company, its cycles of growth and decline reflecting the local economy; the formation of the local public library system; and the on-going activities of the Alexandria Library Company, most notably its lecture series.