The Boston Library Society, 1794-1994

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The Boston Library Society was an American subscription library established in New England's pre-eminent city, Boston, during Early subscribers included Revolutionary War figures Paul Revere and William dsc-sports.com society existed until when it merged into a larger historical library known as the Boston Athenæum.

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