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Historical Highlight

This week, peek into the past, with a look at the Amherst Town Library Newest Books list for the years 1904-1908. The list of new books for the years 1907-1908 are typed and include the title, author, and month that the book arrived in the collection. Prior to those two years, the new book list is handwritten and includes each book’s title and author. Did you know that in 1907 the Amherst Town Library’s collection had already outgrown the 1892 building?