Harvard College Library Funds

Harvard College Library Funds

Edwin Swift Balch, Class of 1878 Fund

Year Established 1986

About The Fund

The gift of Edwin Swift Balch, Class of 1878. The income shall be expended in the purchase of books for the Harvard College Library relating especially, first, to the fine arts, glyptic and graphic, in the broadest sense of the term and including all primitive arts such as those of the American Indians or the African Negroes; and, second, to geography, also in the broadest modern sense of the term, and including books of travel and exploration as well as scientific geographical works.

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