The Boston Athenæum is one of the oldest independent libraries in the United States. It is also one of a small number of extant membership libraries, meaning that patrons pay a yearly subscription fee to use the Athenæum's services. Wikipedia*
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The Boston Athenaeum has 9 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1998, Book Preservation. The year with the most videos was 2004 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 1,029 views per program. Most common tags: Family of President, Arts & Literature.