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Samuel Swett Green.

Robert K. Shaw

Samuel Swett Green.

by Robert K. Shaw

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Published by Gregg Press in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Green, Samuel Swett, 1837-1918.,
    • Free Public Library (Worcester, Mass.),
    • Librarians -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreBiography.
      SeriesThe Library reference series. Library history and biography., Library history and biography., American library pioneers,, no. 2.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ720.G8 S5 1972
      The Physical Object
      Pagination92 p.
      Number of Pages92
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5289032M
      ISBN 100839818858
      LC Control Number72008743
      OCLC/WorldCa446131

        Samuel Swett Green by Robert K. Shaw, , American Library Association edition, in EnglishCited by: 1. American librarian, b. Worcester, Mass. Green was librarian of the Worcester, Mass., Free Public Library (–) and was a member of the Free Public Library Commission of Massachusetts from its beginning in One of the founders of the.

      The librarian was Samuel Swett Green, a native of Worcester, a Harvard graduate, and a minister by training. Just one month later, at the first meeting of the American Library Association in Philadelphia, he would deliver a paper on personal relations between librarians and readers2 and thereby establish the philosophical ground on which.   Buy the Hardcover Book Gleanings From the Sources of the History of the Second Parish, Worcester, Massachusetts; by Samuel Swett Green at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders.

      We are offering SAMUEL SWETT GREEN By Robert Kendall Shaw; American Library Association. Chicago, IL. Ex-Library with the usual markings. This book is hard-bound in lightly soiled and worn gray paper covered boards with a green cloth spine. There Seller Rating: % positive.   Samuel Swett Green left a lasting heritage. Thurston Taylor was librarian at a difficult time — the s and s. It was an era of demagoguery, from Sen. Joseph McCarthy in .


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Samuel Swett Green wrote many articles on library topics, which formed the basis for the emerging field of public librarianship in this country and abroad. His concepts were studied in France, Germany, Denmark and Great Britain.

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Được nhiều người đánh giá là “Cha đẻ của công tác dịch vụ tham khảo”, đặt nền tảng cho sự cải tổ toàn diện trong ngành thư viện. Samuel Swett Green, Father of Library Reference Work On Presidents Day we can also celebrate the th anniversary of the birth of Samuel Swett Green (), one of the founders of the American Library Association and considered by many to be the father of library reference work.

Samuel Swett Green of Worcester served as a Commissioner from until He worked at the Worcester Free Public Library from its creation infirst as director and later as a librarian from until Mr. Green was a library innovator and is referred. As interesting as the address itself is the Appendix, which contains an exchange of rather tetchy correspondence between the author, Samuel Swett Green (a prominent figure in the founding of the American public library system), and Thomas Hamilton Murray, in various newspapers, including the Boston Pilot.

Among other matters, Hamilton took Cited by: 1. Samuel Swett Green was born Febru in Worcester, Massachusetts. He was descended from four progenitors who were Mayflower passengers. He also traced his descent from Thomas Green who emigrated to Massachusetts Bay about and settled in Malden.

Three direct ancestors and an uncle, brother, and nephew were physicians. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Samuel Swett Green (Green, Samuel Swett, ) Books from the extended shelves: Green, Samuel Swett, Bathsheba Spooner: incidental remarks made at the annual meeting of the American Antiquarian Society held in Worcester, Octo (Worcester, Mass., Charles Hamilton, ) (page images at HathiTrust).

Samuel Swett Green; Samuel Swett Green; Samuel Swett Green Book: All Authors / Contributors: Robert K Shaw. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. published by American Library Association, Chicago, which was issued as no. 2 of American Library pioneers.

Description. Samuel Swett Green (Febru – December 9, ) was a founding figure in America’s public library movement.

Considered by many to be the "father of reference work", laying the groundwork for widespread reform within the field, he opened his presidential address to the American Library Association in with the memorable words, "The function of the library is to serve its users.".

Library, Samuel Swett Green, Victor Hugo Paltsits, Andrew McFarland Davis, Edward Channing, Franklin Bowditch Dexter, George Lyman Kittredge, William Babcock Weeden, Charles Henry Lincoln, Roger Sherman.

- Business & Economics - 10 pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. Pris: kr. Häftad, Skickas inom vardagar. Köp The Scotch-Irish in America av Samuel Swett Green på Additional Physical Format: Online version: Shaw, Robert K. (Robert Kendall), Samuel Swett Green.

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Samuel Swett Green (left), Head Librarian, On Decemthe Worcester City Council passed an ordinance establishing the Worcester Public Library and accepted a gift of 7, books from Dr. John Green III, and 4, books from the Worcester Lyceum and Library Association to jumpstart the new collection.

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30 Sep Paperback. US$ Add to basket.Green, Samuel Swett,Worcester Free Public Library (Mass.) Publisher Worcester, Mass.: Press of F.S. Blanchard & Co. Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of unknown library Language English.