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Book from The Book Balcony, a rental library in Berkeley, Calif.
2010.020  
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Book from The Book Balcony, a rental library in Berkeley, Calif.
    Dates: 1927
    Collection Number: 2010.020
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 1 v.
    Repository: Berkeley Historical Society
    Berkeley, California 94704
    Abstract: A volume from the Berkeley, Calif. rental library, The Book Balcony.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Berkeley Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the archivist of the Society. Permission for publication is given as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    Book from The Book Balcony, a rental library in Berkeley, Calif.. Berkeley Historical Society

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Sayre Van Young, August 2010.

    Biography/Administrative History

    The Book Balcony is listed in the 1930 city directory as belonging to Gladys M. Hobert and Pauline Wood.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    A copy of Arnold Bennet's The Vanguard, with stamps inside front and back covers for The Book Balcony, a rental library located upstairs in the Tupper & Reid Building, 2275 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, Calif.

    Indexing Terms

    Rental libraries--California--Berkeley