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The Allies of Books: Keepers, Curators & Collectors in Victorian Britain

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St Bride Foundation

Fleet Street

London

EC4Y 8EQ

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CILIP’s Library and Information History Group is delighted to announce that its 2018 conference will be held at the St Bride Foundation, London, on Saturday 7 July 2018.

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9:30: Registration

10:00-11:00

Keynote: Troy J. Bassett, 'More than a Bookseller': The Provincial Circulating Library as the Centre of Literary Life.

Coffee

11.30-12:45

Melanie Manwaring-McKay, 'Legacy: revealing the book-collecting motives of Charles Fraser Mackintosh'

Andrea Del Cornò, '… et amicorum. The private library of Count Carlo Angiolini Clericetti (1806-1888), Italian exile, philanthropist and book collector in Victorian Brighton'

Adam Doskey, 'Sir John Richardson: Arctic Explorer and Builder of Libraries'

Lunch

1:45-3:00

Jacqui Grainger, 'The RUSI Library and its "lost" museum, 1831-1895’

John Pearce, 'The Victorian Army Library and military education: Reflections on RMC Sandhurst, RMA Woolwich, and the Prince Consort's Library'

Calista Williams, 'The National Library of Wales’ Building Fund'

Coffee

3.30-4:45

Danielle Westerhof, 'Library by the sea: The Sharp family library at Bamburgh Castle, Northumberland'

Katie Birkwood, 'Collecting lives: William Munk’s "Roll" of the Royal College of Physicians'

John Bowman, ‘"Schools" of librarianship in 1900'

Closing Remarks

5.00: Close

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