[New York ? the association, nd ca. 1870s]. First edition (?). 8vo. (4) pp. Prints the six articles of the constitution as well as lists of association officers and members of Executive and publication committees. George William Curtis (1824-1892), listed as president of the association, was a resident at Brook Farm during his early years; in 1871 he was appointed by President Grant to head a commission to reform civil service, and his work there served as the foundation for ending the patronage system of political appointments, paving the way for a more professional work force. Apparently not recorded on OCLC. Very good. Original self-wrappers. (7156). Item #59332

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