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Book borrowing receipt with rules for regulating the library


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Item Type:
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Description:
A copy of a book borrowing receipt from the Richmond Hill Mechanic's Institute with rules for regulating the library.
Date of Original:
ca. 1870
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
RH8-18
Collection:
Early Days in Richmond Hill
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.87111 Longitude: -79.43725
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by-nc-nd [more details]
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Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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RICHMOND HILL

MECHANICS’INSTITUTE

No. 78

To be Returned in 3 Weeks

RICHMOND HILL

MECHANICS’INSTITUTE

(Incorporated 1870.)

Rules for Regulating the Library.

The Library is open every Tuesday (Wednesday crossed out) evening from seven to 9 o’clock.

1. 3 weeks allowed for reading this book.

2. Members are entitled only to one work, and if in more than one volume, to one number at a time.

3. Additional works may be had upon payment of 5 cents per week for each number.

4. Members retaining books longer than the time specified therein, shall be fined therefor 5 cents per week.

5. Members who shall injure, destroy, or lose any of the books shall forthwith repair or replace the same. ,

6. Books defaced with marks or writing shall be considered destroyed.

7. Members are not allowed to get books except at the Library.

8. Members are prohibited from lending books or changing them with others.

9. Members are prohibited from taking books from the Library without having them first entered.

10. Any member not complying with above rules, l shall be deprived of the use of the Library.

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Book borrowing receipt with rules for regulating the library


A copy of a book borrowing receipt from the Richmond Hill Mechanic's Institute with rules for regulating the library.