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Table 86.--Additional public libraries numbering 1,000 volumes and upwards, from replies

to inquiries by the United States Bureau of Education. NOTE: - Explanation of abbreviations: Sch., School; Col., College; Soc'y, College society libraries;

Soc'l, Social; Med., Medical; The'l, Theological; His't, Historical ; Sci., Scientific; San.. Sanitary; Mer. Mercantile; Y. M. C. A., Young Mon's Christian Association; Gov't, Government; Ter., Teri ritorial; Gar., Garrison; A. &'R., Asylum and Roformatory; Gen., General ; 0 signifies no or none

signifies no answer.

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1,200 1,000 4,016 2,600 1,300 3,000 2,655 1,900 1,950 1.075 1.100 1.00) 1,800 1,102 1,000 1,200 1,200

2,550 6,431 4,000

Free..

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Near Mobile, Ala..... Spring Hill College, Senior Library... 1868 Sub..
Spring Hill College, Junior Library.

1868 Sub.. Sacramento, Cal...... Odd Fellows' Library..

I.O.O.F. New Haven, Conn.. Free Public Library...

1886 Free. Gen Wethersfield, Conn... Wetherstield Library Association..

1866 Sub.. Gen Washington, D. C...... Free Select Library..

1886 Sub...

Circ Washington, D. C...... U.S. Commission on Fish and Fisheries.. 1871

Sci Carrollton, IlI.. Carrollton Library Association.

1876 Sub... Gen Freeport, Iu. Freeport Library.

1874 | Sab. Gen Lombard, Iul. Lombard Free Library.

1882 Free.. Gen Maroa, III.. Maroa Library Association...

1870 Sub... Gen Springfield, Ill. Young Men's Christian Association 1873 Free.. Y.M.C.A Oldenburgh, Ind... Library of the Sisters of St. Francis.

Sch.
Augusta, Me...
Maine Board of Agriculture....

1855

Sci
Biddeford, Mo.
Biddeford Circulating Library..........

1874 | Sub... Circ Oxford, Mo.... Freeland Holmes Library.

1873 Free.. Gen Boston, Mass..... Library of Woman's Educational and In. 1878 Free.. Gen

dustrial Union. Ashfield, Mass.. Ashfield Library Association..

1868 Sub... Gen Georgetown, Mass... Peabody Library.

1869 Free.. Gen Harwich, Mass. Brooks Library..

1887 Free.. Gen Littleton, Mass.. Reuben Hoar Library.

1885 Free.. Gon Orleans, Mass.. Snow Library

1877 Free.. Gen Plymouth, Mass.. Plymouth County Law Library.

Law
South Abington, Mass. Poblic Library.
Worcester, Mass. Fisher's Circulating Library.

1870 Sub... Circ Worcester, Mass... South End Circulating Library..

1880 Sub.. Circ St. Clair, Mich.... Ladies' Library Association.

1869 Sub... Gen St. Louis, Mo..... R. C. Diocesan Library.

1867 Free.. Theol. St. Louis, Mo.... St. John's Parochial Library.

1860 Sub... Soc'l Springfield, Mo...... Fairbanks and Shipman'. Cứculating Li. 1886 Sub... Ciro

brary. Helena, Mont. Helená Free Public Library.

1886 Sub... Gen Wadsworth, Nev... Engineors' and Mechanics' Library. 1879

Sub.. Sci
Camden, N. J.
North Baptist Church Library.

1886

Soc'i N. Brunswick, N. J... Free Circulating Library..

1883 Free.. Gen Plainfield, N. J.. Public Library.

1884 Free.. Gen Princeton, N.J. E. M. Museum.

1874 Free.. Sci. Albany, N. Y..

Public High School Library.. Cazenovia, N. Y. Cazenovia Public Library Society.

1886 Sub... Gen Fordham, N. Y. St. John's College Library...

1846

Coll
Ilion, N. Y.
Ilion Free Public Library.

1886 Free.. Gen Lockport, N. Y. St. Joseph's Academy.......

1866 Free.. Moravia, N. Y Power's Library.

1881

Sub... Gen
New York, N. Y. Aguilae Free Library.
New York, N. Y.. Mit. Sinai Hospital Library for Patients.. 1886

Free.. Gen
Willets Point, N. Y. Engineer School of Application, U.S. A. 1886

Freo.. Gar. Canton, Ohio..

Canton Public Library Association.... 1864 Free.. Gen Wellington, Ohio Wellington Townsbip Library..

1885

Gen
Salem, Oreg..
Salem Masonic Library..

1879 Free.. Masonic Mercersburgh, Pa Library of the Washington Irving Liter. 1873 Free.. Gen

ary Society New Castle, Pa..... Young Men's Christian Association Li. 1886 Sub... Y.M.C.A.

brary. Philadelphia, Pa..... Irish Library of the Cathedral, Totaldi. 1873

Irish..... stinence Society. Philadelphia, Pa.. Library of the Union League........... 1863

Soc'l. Block Island, R. I. Free Library.

1877 Free.. Gen Crompton, R. I.... Free Library.

1877

Free.. Gen Providence, R. I...... Grand Lodge Library..

1792 Free.. Masonic Nashville, Tenn...... Howard Library,

1886 Free.. Gen Montpelier, Vt..... Montpelier Publio Library

1886 Sub... Gen Rutland, Vt.. Rutland Free Library.

1886 Freo.. Gen

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TABLE 87.-Summary of statistics of public libraries numbering 1,000 volumes and upırards;

compiled from the Annual Reports of the Commissioner of Education for 1834-83 and 1805–86.

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Arizona .............."
Arkansas .................
California..................
Colorado
Connecticut..
Dakota..............
Delaware
District of Columbia..
Florida....
Georgia
Idaho
Ilinois..............

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Indiana
Indian Territory..
Iowa .............
Kansas.....................
Kentucky.
Louisiana
Maine....................
Maryland.
Massachusetts .............
Michigan
Minnesota
Yississippi.
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska ....................
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey..
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina...............
Ohio
Oregon..
Pennsylvania.
Rhode Island
South Carolina.
Tennesses
Texas .
Utah...
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia .
Wisconsin
Wyoming

8

82 17 100

7 12 54

6 42

3 177 83

3 68 39 54 23 77 62 438 104 36 23 73

133
64

3
48
31
41
16
60
40
293
83
26
21
64

8 15

12 6 7 2 10

8 74 11 6 1 9 1

87, 283

7, 456 43, 500 741, 024

56, 377 668, 230 10, 831)

60, 562 1, 202, 818

22, 100 219, 446

7,000 859, 889 373, 559

4, 266 286, 938 150, 632 255, 856 130, 858 356, 911

600, 536
3, 514, 017

477, 289
155, 544

89, 140
269, 411
14, 700
80, 718
27, 977
328, 608
450, 421

13, 470 2,798, 176

145, 685 1,001, 218

46 189 1,918, 145

80, 725 170, 673 185, 114 57, 521 23, 499 211, 917 307, 235 12, 436 30,000 340, 800 10, 000

59 96 46 740 232 097

26 383 5, 925

65 129 127 202 181

54 102 117 141 129 551

595 1, 809

249 139

72 110 158 109 474 907 352 102 525

95 299 197 406 205 157 107

28 131 636 185 119

43 218 322

19

6 78 78

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TABLE 83.- Additional public libraries of 300 to 1,000 volumes, from replies to inquiries

by the United States Bureau of Education.

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500

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Free..

400

Sub...

300 300

500 300

Free..

Free..

Em. typo

340

Free..

407 725

53

Freo....
Freo.....

Phænix, Ariz....... Phonis Library Association.............

1886 Sub... Alamo, Cal

Freo.. Ferndale, Cal....... Inland School Distriot Library... 1872 Free Ferndale, Cal

Grizzly Bluff School District Library 1869 Free New Almaden, Cal.. Helping Hand Library...

1886 Free Sacramento City, Cal Sutter District Library ..

1862

Free St. Helena, Cal. St. Helena Library Association

1885 Sub... San Pablo, Cal. Mt. Pleasant School...................

1870 Upper Mattole, Cal.... Upper Mattolo District

1882

Freo. Black Hawk, Colo.. Black Hawk School Library.

1880 Both.. Fort Collins, Colo...... Teachers' Library

1882
Bridgeport, Conn...... High School Library.
Hartford, Conn........Connectiont State Board of Agriculture.. 1866
Middletown, Conn..... Central School Library:

1850 Free. New London, Conn.... St. John's Literary Society.

............... 1860

Free
New London, Conn Y.M.C. A. Library.......................

Free..
Norwich, Conn..... Otis Library.
Washington, D.C...... District Medical Society Library

1819 Free Live Oak, Fla....... Florida Institute...

1880
Dahlonega, Ga... Phi. Mu. Society (Agricultural College).. 1878 Free
Bluo Island, nu
Pablic School Library

1870 | Free..
Chicago, Ill............. Society for Home-teaching of the Blind.. 1863
Chicago, Ill ......... Young People's Library Association... 1878 Sub...
Chicago, Ill......... South End Gospel Association....

1886 Sub...
Coal City, Ill.
Coal City Public Library

1886 Douglass, m. Summit School Library

1884 | Free.. Nunda, 11).

Union Library.
Rockford, ILI
Rockford High School Library..

1886 Free
Roodhouse, ILI
Railroad Y.M.C.A

1881

Sub..
Shabbona, IU
Shabbona Library Association

1880 Sub...
Warren, III
Warren Free Public Library..

1886 Both.. Attica, Ind Publio School Library

1874 Dublin, Ind............ Public School Library

1886 Greenfield, Ind High School Library

Freo Logansport, Ind St. Vincent De Paul Church Library. 1879 Free. New Providence, Ind. Borden Instituto Historical Society Li. 1886 Free..

brary: Smith's Valley, Ind. White River Township Library.

1851 Southport, Ind... Perry Township Library...

1852 Free.. Spiceland, Ind

Crescent and Lucernian Library. Spiceland, Ind

Glisco Library Waterloo, Ind Waterloo Library.

1886 Sub.. Mt. Vernon, Iowa...... Amphiction Literary Society Library. 1853 Concordia, Kans Select Library

1880 Sub. McPherson, Kans...... Reading Room and Library Association.. 1886 Freo. Hopkinsville, Ky ...... Lotus Library, Bethel Female College.. 1874

Free Hopkinsville, Kỹ Public School Library

1882 Both.. Paducah, Ky. High School Reference Library

1886 Dennysville, Me ....... Dennysville and Edmunds Library A880 1868 Sub...

ciation. North Searemont, Mo.. Circulating Library ........

1860 Sub.. Princeton, Me. Public Library.

1874 Sub. South Berwick, Mo Library Association..................

1803

Sub. Ashland, Mass.. Circulating Library.

1882 Sub.. Cliftondale, Mass Public Library.

1885 Freo. Norton, Mass Public Library.

1880

Free
Shirley Village, Mass.
Public Library..

1886

Free..
Winthrop, Mass
Public Library:

Free.
Detroit, Mich.... Detroit Medical and Library Association. 1670 Sub.
Frankfort, Mich Crystal Lake Township Library

1870 Greenville, Mich. Publio School Library

1870 Free. Ogden Center, Mich Ogden Township Library

1845 Both.. Portsmouth, Mich Portsmouth Township Library

1876 Free. Saginaw City, Mich.. Thomastown Library

1850 Free. Ada, Minn. Public Library Association

1886

Sub.. Hastings. Minn... Public School Library

1886 Free Moorhead, Minn Public School Library.

1885 Free.. Owatonna, Minn.... Literary Association Library

Freo..

600

700

225 375

Freo..

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TACLE 88.- Additional public libraries of 300 to 1,000 rolumes, c.—Continued.

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800 460 323 300 200 200 800

362 300 525 341 600 460 600 600 350

500 300

Freo..........

350 450 912 610

Stillwater, Mion.... Grammar School Library..

1885

Sub... Stillwater, Minn... High School Library

1884 Snb... Brookfield, Mo.. Library A ssociation................

1886 Sub.. Higgingville, Mo.... Y. M. C. A. Library..

1885 Free.. Joplin, Mo... The Home Library Association

1886 Sab.. Oregon, MO Woman's Union....

1870

Free.. St. Joseph, Mo

Mechanical and Scientific Library A880. 1886 Sub...

ciation. St. Louis, MO West St. Louis Turn Verein

1882

Free..
St. Louis, MO
Germania Saengerbund..

1857 Free..
Berlin, N. H
Young Ladies' Circulating Library. 1870

Sub... Bradford, N. H..... Bradford Library

1872 Sub... Exeter, N. H. Natural History Society...

1875 Free.. Franklin, N. H... Now Hampshire Orphan's Homo... 1871 Haverhill, N. H Library Association..

1880 Sub... Whitefield, N. H.... Union Circulating Library........ 1872 Sub... Camden, N.J

St. John's Workingmen's Club and Insti- | 1886 Free..

tute Library. Central City, Nebr..... Central City Library.

1882 Free.. Oakland, Nebr. Public School Library..

1886

Free.. Carson City, Nov Nevada State Library...

1865 Sub...
Reno, Nev
State University

1886 Free..
Buffalo, N. Y........... St. John's Lutheran Orphan Homo.... 1861
New Paltz, N. Y State Normal and Training School Library 1833 Free..
New York, NY St. Matthew's Church Missionary Society 1850 Free..

Library (Evangelical Lutheran).
New York, NY. The De Peyster Library

1886 Free..
Goldsborough, N.O.... High School Library
Greensborough, N.O... Graded School Library...
Kinston, N.

Graded School Library..
Raleigh, NC

Grand Lodge of North Carolina, A. F. & 1868 Free..

A.M.
Coshocton, Ohio..... Pablic School and Loan Library.... 1881 Both..
Defiance, Ohio..... Normal College Library..

1886 Free.
Kenton, Ohio
Public Library....

1886 | Free.. Salem, Ohio..... Y.M.C. A. Library...

1886 Corvallis, Oreg.. W.C.T. U. Library

1880 Free.
Montrose, Pa .......... Montroso Chautaaqua Library... 1886 Sub...
Newport, Pe.
Borough High School Library.

1886 Free.. Philadelphia, Pa...

....... The Spring Garden Unitarian Society Li. 1886 Froo..

brary.
Philadelphia, Pa... The Woman's Medical College Library 1872 Freo..
Pittsburgh, Pa.........

Mechanica' Library Association.... 1866 Sub...
Wiconisco, Pa
Public Library.

1886 Freo..
East Providence, R.I.. Watchemoket Free Pablic Library 1886 Sub...
Greenville, SC
McPherson's Circulatiog Library

1886

Sub... Spencer, Tenn. Calliopean Library,

1878 Sub.. Ludlow, Vt..........

The Ladies' Associatiqu Library... 1851 Free..
Baraboo, Wis .......
Public School Library.

1884 Free..
Colby, Wis
Public Library.

1882

Free.. Sheboygan, Wis Public School Library.

Free.. Wanwatosa, Wis Harwood Public Library .........

1886 Sub. Cheyenne, Wyo... School District No. 1

1880

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551 500 650 369 396 330 300 687

600 300 750 830 400 426 700 365 312 500 450 800

Free..

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