La Literary and Historical Society de Québec

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La Literary and Historical Society de Québec
Abstract
Founded in 1824, the Literary and Historical Society of Quebec is the oldest historical society in Canada, and the country's first learned society. It original objective was the preservation, care and dissemination of the colony's historical records. The Society’s activities gradually became centred on the services of its private lending library for Quebec City's Anglophone population.
Book Title
Bibliothèques québécoises remarquables
Place
Montréal
Publisher
Del Busso
Date
2017
Pages
227-237
Language
fr
Citation
Blair, Louisa. “La Literary and Historical Society de Québec.” In Bibliothèques québécoises remarquables, edited by Claude Corbo, 227–237. Montréal: Del Busso, 2017.
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