Thirty Years of Libraries in Dagenham 1929-1959

Object number

LDVAL 2006.20.2

Date

1959

Description

Typescript paperback book detailing the thirty year history of Libraries in Dagenham and also containing the 29th annual report of the Borough Librarian for the year ending 31st March 1959.

Physical description

Paperbacked book bound in orange coveres with a red spine. The text on the front is stamped in white and surrounds the coat-of arms of Dagenham embossed in red. Contains 17 pages of single and double sided typed text on cream paper and seven pages of B/W photographs on glossy paper. The Foreword is written by Councillor Mrs B. Seeney and the main text is written by John G. O'Leary, Librarian.

Condition

Good

Type

Report

Size

Whole length: 249mm
width: 202mm
Depth: 4mm

Material

Covers: Paper
Pages: Paper

Collection type

Social history

Inscription

Inscription Stamped On front cover: THIRTY YEARS OF LIBRARIES IN DAGENHAM 1929 - 1959

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1655/2 (2006-06-22)

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Metadata
Date1959
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeReport
Material
Paper
Paper
Collection typeSocial history