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Reading Room Association Records

 Collection
Call Number: UA140

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Scope and Contents

This collection contains meeting minutes from the Reading Room Association.

Dates

  • 1905 -- 1916

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Some material in this collection may be protected by copyright and other rights. Please see “Reproductions and Use” on the Digital Collections and Archives website for more information about reproductions and permission to publish. No documentation is available regarding the intellectual property rights in this collection.

Arrangement

This collection is organized into one series: Minutes.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Biographical / Historical

The Reading Room Association was a student-sponsored group organized in 1859, which subscribed to a dozen or so daily and weekly papers and magazines and donated its dog-eared back copies to the library after their immediate purpose had been served.

Processing status

This collection is processed.

Processing Information

Steven Gentry, Archives and Reference Assistant, processed this collection at the folder-level in January, 2017 under the direction of Adrienne Pruitt, Collections Management Archivist.

Repository Details

Part of the Digital Collections and Archives, Tufts University Repository

Contact:
35 Professors Row
Tisch Library Building
Tufts University
Medford Massachusetts 02155 United States
617-627-3737