Dewey, Melvil, 1851-1931

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Director of the New York State Library.

From the description of Employment card, 1888-1904. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122573790

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Searle, William S., b. 1833. William S. Searle scrapbook and certificate, 1872-1926. Library of Congress
referencedIn Correspondence and compositions, 1870-1963. Houghton Library.
referencedIn David B. Hill Papers, 1885-1910 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Letters from various correspondents, American period, 1876-1937. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Illinois. Militia. Illinois regiments in the Civil War, 1861-1864, 1880. Chicago History Museum
referencedIn Simplified Spelling Board. Simplified Spelling Board publications, 1906-1913. Cornell University Library
referencedIn John Barbour papers, Barbour, John papers, 1840-1899, 1883-1899 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Donaldson, Alfred L. (Alfred Lee), 1866-1923. Papers, 1810-1924, 1912-1920 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Nina Elizabeth Browne Papers 42., 1860 - 1954, 1878 - 1954 Smith College Archives
referencedIn David Starr Jordan papers, 1861-1964 Cecil H. Green Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Todd, Mabel Loomis, 1856-1932. Mabel Loomis Todd papers, 1863-1948 (inclusive) Yale University Library
referencedIn Hall, James, 1811-1898. Papers, 1830-1930. American Periodical Series I
referencedIn Keener, William A. (William Albert), 1856-1913. William A. Keener correspondence, 1891-1901. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Walter, Frank Keller, 1874-1945. Papers, 1900-1945. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
creatorOf Dewey, Melvil, 1851-1931. Papers, [ca. 1870]-1931. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn San Francisco County Medical Society Library Standard Accession Books, 1909-1945 University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library History and Special Collections for the Sciences
creatorOf Wood, John Palen, 1903-2003. John P. Wood miscellany, 1920-1924. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Johnston, William Dawson, 1871-1928. William Dawson Johnston papers, 1842-1927 (bulk 1904-1920). Library of Congress
referencedIn John Shaw Billings Papers at New York Public Library [microform], 1854-1913 History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine
creatorOf Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914. Papers, 1854-1914 (bulk 1865-1903). American Museum of Natural History
referencedIn Sylvester Manor Archive, 1649-1996 Fales Library & Special Collections
referencedIn Sylvester Manor Archive, 1649-1996 Fales Library & Special Collections
referencedIn American war posters from the First World War, circa 1914-circa 1919, bulk 1917-1919 Bancroft Library
referencedIn Wiegand, Wayne A., 1946-. Wayne A. Wiegand research files. Columbia University in the City of New York, Bakhmeteff Archive
referencedIn Todd, Mabel Loomis, 1856-1932. Mabel Loomis Todd papers, 1863-1948 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Bowker, R. R. (Richard Rogers), 1848-1933. Richard Rogers Bowker Papers, 1856-1958. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Historical Biographical Files, [18--?] - 2012. Columbia University. University Archives. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Wayne A. Wiegand research files. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Mabel Loomis Todd papers, 1863-1948 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Billings, John S. (John Shaw), 1838-1913. John Shaw Billings Papers at New York Public Library, 1854-1913 [microform]. National Library of Medicine
referencedIn Charles Alexander Nelson papers, 1850s-1930s New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Richard Rogers Bowker papers, 1856-1958 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Sacvan Bercovitch Papers, 1940-2011 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
creatorOf Hood, Robert, ca. 1932. Letter [microform] : to librarians & personal frends [sic] of Dr. Dewey, 22 Ja 32 [i.e. 22 Jan. 1932]. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Burt, Mary E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1850-1918. Letter,1900-1910, New York City, New York. [to] Mrs. Anna Catherine Markham, New York, N.Y. / Mary Elizabeth Burt. Wagner College, Horrmann Library
referencedIn Autograph File, F, 1447-1994. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Winsor, Justin, 1831-1897,. Scrapbook concerning conferences of librarians, 1876-1877. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn William Dawson Johnston Papers, 1842-1927, (bulk 1904-1920) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Poole, William Frederick, 1821-1894. Papers, 1858-1894 (bulk 1887-1894). Newberry Library
referencedIn John Shaw Billings papers, 1862-1913 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Bardeen, C. W. (Charles William), 1847-1924. Papers, 1890-1920. New York State Library
creatorOf Hough, Romeyn Beck, 1857-1924. Romeyn Beck Hough : papers, 1882-1908 1882-1900. National Agricultural Library, NAL
referencedIn Walter, Frank Keller, 1874-1945. Papers, 1900-1945. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
creatorOf Blos, Joan W. Papers of the Melcher family [manuscript] 1785-1987. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn George A. Plimpton Papers, 1634-1956 Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Raymond Cazallis Davis papers, 1850-1917 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Dewey, Melvil, 1851-1931. Employment card, 1888-1904. American Periodical Series I
referencedIn Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931. David Starr Jordan papers, 1861-1964. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Billings, John S. (John Shaw), 1838-1913. John Shaw Billings papers, 1862-1913. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Crandall Public Library (Glens Falls, N.Y.),. Biographical files, [ca. 1760]-2002. New York State Historical Documents
creatorOf Welsh, Charles, 1850-1914. Charles Welsh letters received, 1901-1903. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn American Library Association Convention photograph, 1899. University of Georgia, University of Georgia, Main Library
creatorOf Williamson, William Landrum, 1920-. W.L. Williamson - William F. Poole research papers, 1865-1959. Newberry Library
creatorOf Davis, R. C. (Raymond Cazallis), b. 1836. Raymond Cazallis Davis papers, 1850-1917. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Dewey, Melvil, 1851-1931. Melvil Dewey's diary [microform]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Papers of Professor Henry William Wilder Foote and Family, 1714-1959 Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School
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associatedWith American Library Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Barbour, John Humphrey, 1854-1900 person
correspondedWith Bardeen, C. W. (Charles William), 1847-1924. person
associatedWith Bercovitch, Sacvan person
associatedWith Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914. person
associatedWith Billings, John S. (John Shaw), 1838-1913 person
associatedWith Bowker, R. R. (Richard Rogers), 1848-1933. person
associatedWith Browne, Nina Elizabeth, 1860-1954 person
associatedWith Burt, Mary E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1850-1918. person
associatedWith Columbia College (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Columbia University. University Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Crandall Public Library (Glens Falls, N.Y.), corporateBody
associatedWith Davis, R. C. (Raymond Cazallis), b. 1836. person
associatedWith Dawe, Grosvenor. person
associatedWith Donaldson, Alfred L. (Alfred Lee), 1866-1923. person
associatedWith Fiske, Andrew, 1912-1992 person
associatedWith Gardiner, Samuel Smith, 1789-1859 person
associatedWith Hall, James, 1811-1898. person
associatedWith Hill, David Bennett, 1843-1910 person
associatedWith Hood, Robert, ca. 1932. person
associatedWith Horsford, Eben Norton, 1818-1893 person
associatedWith Hough, Romeyn Beck, 1857-1924. person
associatedWith Illinois. Militia. corporateBody
correspondedWith Johnston, William Dawson, 1871-1928. person
associatedWith Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931. person
associatedWith Keener, William A. (William Albert), 1856-1913. person
associatedWith Lake Placid Club. corporateBody
associatedWith L'Hommedieu, Ezra, 1734-1811 person
associatedWith Nelson, Charles Alexander, 1839-1933 person
associatedWith Newberry Library corporateBody
associatedWith New York State Library. corporateBody
associatedWith New York State Library. School. corporateBody
associatedWith Page, Walter Hines, 1855-1918 person
correspondedWith Pease, Arthur Stanley, 1881- person
associatedWith Plimpton, George A. (George Arthuer), 1855-1936 person
associatedWith Poole, William Frederick, 1821-1894. person
associatedWith Reform Club (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith San Francisco County Medical Society Library person
correspondedWith Searle, William S., b. 1833. person
associatedWith Simplified Spelling Board. corporateBody
associatedWith Sylvester, Nathaniel, 1610-1680 person
associatedWith Todd, Mabel Loomis, 1856-1932. person
associatedWith Walter, Frank Keller, 1874-1945. person
associatedWith Welsh, Charles, 1850-1914. person
associatedWith Wiegand, Wayne A., 1946- person
associatedWith Williamson, William Landrum, 1920- person
associatedWith Winsor, Justin, 1831-1897, person
associatedWith Wood, John Palen, 1903-2003. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)
United States
United States
Subject
Classification--Books
Personnel records
Librarians--Diaries
Libraries
Librarians
Public libraries
Classification, Dewey decimal
Spelling reform
Occupation
Librarians
Artists
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Birth 1851-12-10

Death 1931-12-26

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