MC2010/190a:Library News Briefs, Funderburg Library Volume 4, Number 5, March, 1970. Attached to the briefs is a report showing volumes added to the collection between 1 February 1970 and 2 March 1970.
MC2010/190b: Another report shows the expansion of volumes from 1 March 1970 to 1 April 1970. Titles of the volumes are also provided.
Date of Accession
17 November 2010
Bio History Note
Headlines for the March 1970 Library News Briefs read:
Special Gift Brings Bureau of American Ethnology Reports (gift from Mr. and Mrs. Donald R. Bowman of Brookville, Ohio)
Other American Indian Titles to be Moved to Special Collections
Nearly One Thousdan Volumes were added during the month of February
One of Dr. Eldon R. Burke's volumes of old maps dating from the late 1600's to about 1750, is opened to display a map of France (ca. 1690) by cartographer Alexis Hubert Jaillot, 1632-1712.
Beautiful New Ceramic Tile Floors
Our Winged Scroll Bronze is now lighted more effetively...
The Legal Reference Section on the main level southwest corner, was further expanded in February wtih the addition of another large gift set from the late Howard Hilles, The Indiana & North Eastern Digest.
Volumes in the Collection 1 February 1970 were 102,657.
922 Volumes were added in February to make a total of 103,579 Volumes.
Volumes in the Collection 1 March 1970 were 103,579.
613 Volumes were added in March for a total of 104,192 Volumes in the Collection as of 1 April 1970.
This hand typed report was photocopied and distributed to Department Heads on a monthly basis.
Description prepared 17 November 2010 by Jeanine M. Wine.