Guide to the Almanac Collection


Title:
Almanac Collection
Repository:
Ohio University
Phone: 740-593-2710
http://www.library.ohiou.edu/about/collections/archives-special-collections/
Creator:
Ohio University
Dates:
1771-1967
Bulk dates:
1800-1900
Quantity:
11 linear feet
Abstract:
The Almanac collection includes 247 almanacs dating from 1771 through 1967. There are a variety of types of almanacs including agricultural, medical, commercial and general editions. Also included are pioneer guides, political registers, telephone almanacs and German language publications. The almanacs originate from New England, the east coast, and the Midwest, with a few publications from California. The variety of subjects and locales lends a valuable diversity to the collection.
Identification:
SpCo002
Location:
Mahn Center for Archives and Special Collections
Language:
The records are in English and German