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United States congressional serial set

Label
United States congressional serial set
Title
United States congressional serial set
Title variation
  • Congressional serial set
  • Serial number set
  • Congressional edition
  • Congressional set
  • Congressional series
  • Congressional series of United States public documents
  • Congressional document series
  • Sheep set
  • Sheep bound set
  • Serial set
  • U.S. Congressional serial set
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Note
  • Microfiche version issued with title: CIS U.S. serial set, covering 1789-1969; as part of: CIS microfiche library, 1970-
  • Includes a complete cumulation of: United States. Congress. House. Report; House document (United States. Congress. House); United States. Congress. Senate. Report; and: Senate document (United States. Congress. Senate)
Related
Additional physical form
  • Also issued in microfiche by Congressional Information Service
  • Some publications in the U.S. congressional serial set also available via Internet
Cataloging source
GPO
Entry convention
successive entry
Government publication
federal national government publication
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Regularity
complete irregular
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Label
United States congressional serial set
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Prior to the 97th Congress, the serial set had no official name; it was popularly known as the Congressional serial set
  • The set has also been known variously as: Congressional serial set, Serial number set, Congressional edition, Congressional set, Congressional series, Congressional series of United States public documents, Congressional document series, Sheep set, Sheep bound set (owing to its distinctive sheepskin binding), and Serial set
  • Description based on: Serial no. 13891, published in 1990
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
3888071
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
v.
File format
one file format
Lccn
92643101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • Bates: ASK AT THE REFERENCE DESK
  • Bates: Certain individual Serial Set volumes, and individual parts of volumes cataloged separately.
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Numbering began with 15th Congress, as the publications of the earlier congresses were not assembled in book form
Publication designation
Began with: No. 1, with the 15th Congress, 1st session, 1817
Publication frequency
Irregular
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
United States congressional serial set
Publication
Note
  • Prior to the 97th Congress, the serial set had no official name; it was popularly known as the Congressional serial set
  • The set has also been known variously as: Congressional serial set, Serial number set, Congressional edition, Congressional set, Congressional series, Congressional series of United States public documents, Congressional document series, Sheep set, Sheep bound set (owing to its distinctive sheepskin binding), and Serial set
  • Description based on: Serial no. 13891, published in 1990
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
3888071
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
v.
File format
one file format
Lccn
92643101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • Bates: ASK AT THE REFERENCE DESK
  • Bates: Certain individual Serial Set volumes, and individual parts of volumes cataloged separately.
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Numbering began with 15th Congress, as the publications of the earlier congresses were not assembled in book form
Publication designation
Began with: No. 1, with the 15th Congress, 1st session, 1817
Publication frequency
Irregular
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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