[Children Help to Move Library]

Description:

When the Marshall Public Library was founded, it had its first home at the corner of West Austin and Franklin streets (now the Chamber of Commerce building). Books from a lending library belonging to Marshall Women's Clubs became the core of the new collection. Approximately 25 children helped to move this core collection from its old home at 112 East Austin St.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Harrison County - Marshall
Creation Date: 1973  
Partner(s):
Marshall Public Library
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 12
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1973
  • Digitized: September 11, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Harrison County - Marshall
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

When the Marshall Public Library was founded, it had its first home at the corner of West Austin and Franklin streets (now the Chamber of Commerce building). Books from a lending library belonging to Marshall Women's Clubs became the core of the new collection. Approximately 25 children helped to move this core collection from its old home at 112 East Austin St.

Note:

Slide of photo from Marshall News Messenger newspaper.

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Partner:
Marshall Public Library
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: mpl-slides-0657
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth17521
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public