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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Rare Books Collection
    Dates: 1489-2012
    Collection Number: SC.1
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 2549 volumes and 11 archival boxes (306 linear feet)
    Repository: California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections
    Fullerton, California 92834-4150
    Abstract: The Rare Book Collection consists of books, pamphlets, periodicals and manuscripts from the 15th to 20th century.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    This collection is open to the public.

    Preferred Citation

    Rare Books Collection. California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The majority of materials in the Rare Book Collection are in English but there are materials in other languages such as Latin, French and Spanish. There is a wide range of topics represented and the materials were published in many different countries. Biography, travel, history and military history, including naval history, are some of the subjects included in this collection.