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Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

To the Honorable Legislature of Massachusetts.

The Librarian of the State Library, in accordance with section 21 of chapter 5 of the Public Statutes, submits the following report for the year ending Sept. 30, 1893 :

ADDITIONS.

Number of Volumes added to the Library from Oct. 1, 1892, to
Sept. 30, 1893.

By purchase.

LIBRARIAN'S REPORT.

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1,259

446

84

937

123

2,849

266

213

20

2,811

217

3,527

30

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FINANCIAL STATEMENT.

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS IN ACCOUNT WITH STATE LIBRARY.

Paid W. B. Clarke & Co. for books and periodicals

Boston Book Co.
Carl Schoenhof
Little, Brown & Co.
George H. Walker & Co.
George E. Littlefield
Theodore L. Cole
West Publishing Co.
N. J. Bartlett & Co.
F. H. Thomas Co.
Carswell & Co.
F. B. Sanborn
Joel P. Bishop
G. W. Bromley & Co
J. I. White & Co.
W. A. Greenough & Co.
Boston Advertiser
J. A. Lowell & Co.
Springfield Republican
Newspapers and carrier
Sampson, Davenport & Co.
A. M. Thayer & Co.
Sundry other bills for books

J. P. Dale & Co., binding
J. L. Fairbanks & Co., stationery
Messenger and other expenses

Balance

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$96 99 5,000 00

1,000 00

$6,096 99

By the foregoing account, which embraces the library year from Oct. 1, 1892, to Sept. 20, 1893, inclusive, it will be seen that the receipts and expenditures may be aggregated as follows:

Drawn from appropriations for 1892
Drawn from appropriations for 1893

RECEIPTS.

EXPENDITURES.

Books, periodicals, pamphlets and maps.
Binding

Messenger and other expenses.

1884

1885

1886

1887

1888

1889

1890

1891

1892

1893

The amount expended for books, periodicals, pamphlets and maps each year, for the last ten years, has been as follows:

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$96 99 5,967 17

$6,064 16

$5,206 81

595 57 261 78

$6,064 16

$2,763 85
4,259 01

3,244 90

4,553 71

4,875 47

4,949 45

5,415 41

4,991 23

5,240 29
5,206 81

GROWTH OF THE LIBRARY.

The following table of comparisons will show at a glance the annual additions that have been made to the library during the past ten years, and the general classification of sources from which they were received:

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