Item No: 75A0342
Title: Library Card of J. Bertram Lippincott
Original Image Location:
Free Library of Philadelphia
"The Free Library Association of the City of Philadelphia. To John Thomson, Secretary, Room 163, City Hall, Philadelphia. I agree to become a member of The Free Library Association of the City of Philadelphia, and to pay the annual dues of five dollars. J. Bertram Lippincott, 715 Market St."
Inscription in pencil: "$5 paid; reg."
J. Bertram Lippincott was President (1911-1926) then Chairman (1926-1940) of J. B. Lippincott & Co. (now defunct), a publishing house founded in Philadelphia in 1836 by Joshua Ballinger Lippincott.