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Volume 45, Number 1, 2010

Information & Culture

The Library of Congress and the Center for the Book
Historical Essays in Honor of John Y. Cole

Issue Editor: Mary Niles Maack

John Y. Cole: Librarian, Bookman, and Scholar
Mary Niles Maack
The History and Historiography of the Library of Congress Histories of the Library of Congress
Jane Aikin
Properly Arranged and Properly Recorded: The Library of Congress Archives
Josephus Nelson

The Center for the Book

The National and International Roles of the Center for the Book
Guy Lamolinara
The Center for the Book and the History of the Book
Eleanor F. Shevlin and Eric N. Lindquist

The History of Books, Reading, and Publishing

"The Choice of Books": Ainsworth Rand Spofford, the Ideology of Reading, and Literary Collections at the Library of Congress in the 1870s
Carl Ostrowski
The Library of Congress in 1892: Ainsworth Spofford, Houghton, Mifflin and Company, and Uncle Tom's Cabin
Michael Winship
"Wake Up and Read!" Book Promotion and National Library Week, 1958
Jean Preer

International Perspectives

The Library of Congress, the Smithsonian Institution, and the Global Exchange of Governmental Documents, 1834–1889
Nancy E. Gwinn
International Trends in Library History
Donald G. Davis, Jr.

Contributions and Legacy of John Y. Cole

Chronology and Bibliography of John Y. Cole