Microfilming Presidential papers hearing before the Subcommittee on the Library of the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, Eighty-fifth Congress, first session, on H. R. 7813, to organize the microfilm and papers of Presidents of the United States in the collections of the Library of Congress, June 21, 1957. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on House Administration. Subcommittee on the Library.

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Available also in microform in CIS US congressional committee hearings, accession number (85)H1638-2.

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LC ClassificationsKF27 .H6553 1957
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 28 p. :
Number of Pages28
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Open LibraryOL6240627M
LC Control Number57061853

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