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Typing room in Hornbake Library, University of Maryland, circa 1977

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Summary:A student sleeping in the typing room in Hornbake Library, the University of Maryland undergraduate library, circa 1977. A sign on the door reads: "Typewriters have been removed because of abuse and cost of repairs."
Creator:Gaines, Julia
Provider:Maryland Media, Inc.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:College Park
Temporal subject: 1971-1980
Topical subjects:Libraries
R. Lee Hornbake Library
Signs (Notices)
ArchivesUM location:Diamondback photograph collection
  • series 153
  • accession 2008-51
Repository:University Archives
Browse terms:University of Maryland
University AlbUM Browse terms:Campus Buildings
Copyright holder:Gaines, Julia
Collection:University AlbUM
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