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Library Information

Library date
1831-07-04
"YYYY-MM-DD", "YYYY" "YYYY-MM-DD BCE", "5th-6th c. BCE",
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Location
"Boston, Massachusetts, USA", "London, England", "The Plaza Hotel, New York, New York, USA", "Hogwarts", "Alpha Centauri", "Hell"
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Library Size (titles)
Number of titles in the library. 1,459; ~50; 100-200; Unknown ("1 lot books")
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Library Size (volumes)
Number of volumes in the library. 1,459; ~50; 100-200
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Sources
Gordon W. Jones, The Library of James Monroe (1758-1831): 5th president (1816-1824) of the United States. Fredericksburg: James Monroe Museum and Memorial Library and Charlottesville: Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, (1967)
Auction catalog; Catalogue of the Remainder of the Private Library of the Late Col. James Monroe, Ex-President of the United States, and the Private Library of the late Dr. Frederick May. Washington, D.C.: W.W. Morison, (1849)
Manuscript catalog; James Monroe, "Catalogue of Books Belonging to James Monroe, July 1810"
Book list; The Papers of Thomas Jefferson. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1950-. Book list of 25 items in Vol. 7 on p. 240
Extant copies (James Monroe Museum and Memorial Library, University of Virginia, and other repositories)
Will (1765, approved 1784); Probate inventory (1675)
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Library Notes
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Links
www.example.com, https://www.example.com/, www.example.com/some/url
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Provenance Marks
Bookplate design, common ownership marks, etc.
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Legacy Categories
Libraries of Early America; Artists; Signers of the Declaration of Independence; U.S. Presidents
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Total Book Value
$300; 52/10/2
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Total Inventory Value
$3000; 654/13/5
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Contributors
A LibraryThing member name.
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Entity Information

Date of Birth
1758-04-28
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Date of Death
1831-07-04
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Gender
male
"female," "male," "n/a" or enter as free text
Places of Residence
"Boston, Massachusetts, USA", "Paris, France", "Algeria"
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Education
"Mississippi State University (BS|Library Science)","Oxford University (Christ Church)", "University of California, Berkeley"
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Occupations
plumber or waiter or engineer
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Legacy Connections
Huxley, Julian (brother), Orwell, George (student), Huxley, Leonard (father)
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