Bookplate Design for Andrew Carnegie's Personal Library in black and white

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Bookplate Design for Andrew Carnegie's Personal Library in black and white

 

 

Name:
Carnegie Corporation of New York (Creator)
Title:
Bookplate Design for Andrew Carnegie's Personal Library in black and white
Abstract:
When Andrew Carnegie funded his first library in Dunfermline, Scotland, he had the motto “Let there be light” carved within its Gothic-arched entrance. He also chose it for his bookplates.
Collection Name:
Carnegie Corporation of New York Records
Archival Context:
Series VII. Andrew Carnegie. VII.A. CCNY Carnegie Files. Box no. 1
Subjects:
Libraries; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919
Format:
drawings
Genre:
drawings
Date:
[between 1872 and 1919]
Language:
English
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Digital Project:
Carnegie Digital Past and Future
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-nhdw-br97