New York Society Library

Mr. Piel talked about the history of the library, which was founded in 1754. It was the first public library in New York. He also… read more

Mr. Piel talked about the history of the library, which was founded in 1754. It was the first public library in New York. He also talked about some of the more famous literary and historical figures who have used the library. This was the fifth in a series of interviews with New York book industry figures. close

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  • Mark Piel Director New York Society Library

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New York Society Library

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Program ID:
77669-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jan 11, 1997
Last Aired:
Jan 12, 1997

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  • Jan 11, 1997 | 10:28pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 12, 1997 | 1:29am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 12, 1997 | 7:38am EST | C-SPAN 2
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