"A Catalogue of Books Proposed for the Hancock donation," 1765
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- Harvard College Library.
- Collection Title
- Records of books spared from 1764 Harvard Hall fire and subsequent gifts, 1764-1778 1764-1778
- Harvard University Archives
- The records of books spared from 1764 Harvard Hall fire and subsequent gifts are open for research.
This catalog contains suggested purchases to be made with book purchasing funds provided by John Hancock. Verso reads: "At a meeting of the President & Fellows of Harvard College – Voted that the above catalogue prepared by the Committee be accepted [signed] Edward Holyoke Presdt."