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CollectionsYour library (1,018), Currently reading (3), To read (1), All collections (1,018)

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TagsQuilting (210), History - Local (74), Fiction - Mystery (47), Knitting (47), Fiction (35), History - California (26), Cookbooks (25), Health (24), History - CA Missions (24), Genealogy (22) — see all tags

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About meBeing an amateur local historian, of no repute (I'm still
learning), a genealogist, and editor of a local genealogical society's quarterly, I collect books on local history and writing. I say I collect; I don't always read what I collect, but I scan for content. Some of my books are valuable because they are very old and rare, others are a dime a dozen.

I've been collecting for over 30 years.

About my librarySince I got the :cuecat and began entering books, I just couldn't stop. It became addicting; in a three-day period I entered 450 books from my in-house library. Knitting and quilting books are next. I've got 10 boxes still in the garage to enter that are classics mostly.

GroupsKnitters Inc., TinyCat

Homepagehttp://oksner.com

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Real nameDorothy Oksner

LocationCarpinteria, California

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Account typepublic, lifetime

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Member sinceDec 17, 2006

Currently readingSweetsmoke by David Fuller
Woodstock: History of an American Town by Alf Evers
Kingston: City on the Hudson by Alf Evers

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