Planning a library building the major steps:proceedings of the Institute sponsoredby the American Library Association Buildings Committee at St.Paul, June 1954 by Library Buildings Institute (1954 St.Paul, Minn)

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Statemented. by M.R. Galvin and K.A. Devereaux.
ContributionsGalvin, h R., Devereaux, K A.
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