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Who dares to teach must never cease to learn. ---->>>

A great department store, easily reached, open at all hours, is more like a good museum of art than any of the museums we have yet established. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: August 19, 1856
Birthplace: Woodstock, Vermont
Die: 07-21, 1929
Occupation: Author

John Cotton Dana (born August 19, 1856 in Woodstock, Vermont – d. July 21, 1929 in Newark, New Jersey) was an American library and museum director who sought to make these cultural institutions relevant to the daily lives of citizens. As a public librarian for forty years Dana promoted the benefits of reading, pioneered direct access to shelved materials, and innovated specialized library services of all types (wikipedia)