Clarence S. Brigham (1877-1963) was appointed librarian in 1908 and did not retire until 1959. He and Lincoln forged a successful partnership through which the Society’s collections and commitment to bibliographical scholarship flourished. Photograph taken about 1912.

The Amerian Antiquarian Society, 1812-2012 - A View at the Bicentennial
A Keen Scent for an Old Book - Clarence S. Brigham and Waldo Lincoln, 1908-1927