Harris, George William, 1849-1917

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Cornell University Librarian.

Inventor of the Harris system of book classification, which was used at Cornell from the 1880s until the 1940s.

From the description of George William Harris papers, 1868-1914. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63933989

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Cornell University. Libraries. Dept. of Rare Books. Dante control sheets, 1976-1992. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Schmidt, Nathaniel, 1862-1939. Ethiopic manuscript items, circa 1600-1900. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Fiske, Willard, 1831-1904. Daniel Willard Fiske papers, 1847-1989, 1847-1903 (bulk). Cornell University Library
creatorOf Magathães, Y. Rapsodia de canções populares da Lunda, Angola : instrumentacão especialmente feita para charanga, 1906. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Daniel Willard Fiske papers, 1847-1927, 1847-1903 (bulk) Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Bool, Henry. Henry Bool correspondence, 1895-1921. University of Michigan
creatorOf Cornell University. Library. Cornell University Library miscellaneous correspondence, 1872-1944. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Burr, George Lincoln, 1857-1938. George Lincoln Burr papers, 1861-1942. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Austen, Willard. Bookplates : a collection of bookplates used by libraries and institutions, [1904-ca. 1920]. Cornell University Library
creatorOf May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871,. May Anti-Slavery manuscript collection, 1749-1933 (bulk 1840-1880). Cornell University Library
creatorOf Harris, George William, 1849-1917. George William Harris papers, 1868-1914. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Fiske, Willard, 1831-1904. [Publications]. Cornell University Library
referencedIn May Anti-Slavery manuscript collection, 1749-1933, (bulk 1840-1880) Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Cornell University. Libraries. Dept. of Rare Books. Harris control sheets, 1969-1990. Cornell University Library
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associatedWith Bool, Henry. person
associatedWith Burr, George Lincoln, 1857-1938. person
associatedWith Cornell University corporateBody
associatedWith Cornell University. Libraries. Dept. of Rare Books. corporateBody
associatedWith Cornell University. Libraries. Dept. of Rare Books. corporateBody
associatedWith Cornell University. Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Fiske, Willard, 1831-1904. person
associatedWith Magathães, Y. person
associatedWith May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871, person
associatedWith Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph) May, 1797-1871. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Trajan's Column (Rome, Italy)
Europe
Nova Scotia
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Columns
Librarians
Copyright
Private libraries
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Birth 1849

Death 1917

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