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Seattle voters and their public library.

Guy Grady Garrison

Seattle voters and their public library.

by Guy Grady Garrison

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Published in Springfield .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (State),
  • Seattle.
    • Subjects:
    • Library finance -- Washington (State) -- Seattle.,
    • Voting -- Washington (State) -- Seattle.

    • Edition Notes

      Based on thesis, University of Illinois, with title: Voting behaviior on public library bond issues; an analysis of three elections in Seattle, Washington, 1950-1956.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ732.I2 I2 no. 2
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. 81 p.
      Number of Pages81
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL220579M
      LC Control Numbera 61009776
      OCLC/WorldCa2559147

      Libraries closed through at least May 31 - All Library locations and book drops are closed until at least May Due dates are extended until we reopen, so please keep your Library materials for now. And don’t worry, we won’t suspend your account or charge you for late items. The Seattle Public Library (SPL) is the public library system serving Seattle, Washington. It was officially established by the city in , though there had been efforts to start a Seattle library as early as There are 26 branches in the system, most of them named after the neighborhoods in which they are on: Seattle, Washington, US.

      The Seattle Votes Survey was a research tool to help us understand barriers to civic engagement (naturalization, voter registration, and voting) for immigrant and refugee residents. We took great steps to ensure that survey responses could not be traced back to an on: 5th Ave, Suite , Seattle, WA, All library locations and book drops are closed. Get the latest updates on borrowing and other services during the coronavirus pandemic. Close. Are King County Library System (KCLS) and The Seattle Public Library (SPL) two separate library systems?, collapsed. Print this Answer.

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