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  Partner: Marshall Public Library
 Collection: Texas History Collection
[Friends President Motivates Library Supporters]

[Friends President Motivates Library Supporters]

Date: 1983
Creator: unknown
Description: Mrs. Charles McKenzie, president of the Gladewater Friends of a Public Library, came to Marshall to speak to local Friends about beginning the drive for a new Marshall public library building.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Kariel Family Celebrates Library Opening]

[Kariel Family Celebrates Library Opening]

Date: 1983
Creator: unknown
Description: Louis and Audrey Kariel, with their children Nancy and son(unknown name) are shown at the reception for the opening of the new Marshall Public Library in 1973. Mr. Kariel is a former chairman of the Library Board of Trustees. Mrs. Kariel was a trustee and the Project Director for the building of the new library. Both have continued to be strong supporters of library development.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Library Benefactor George Olincy]

[Library Benefactor George Olincy]

Date: 1983
Creator: unknown
Description: George Olincy, benefactor to the Marshall Public Library building project. He was chairman of the Andrew Norman Foundation and offered a challenge grant toward a new library building to Audrey Kariel, Project Director. He suggested that the challenge be given to the Friends of a Public Library rather than the city of Marshall. The Friends were able to match the challenge. The cooperation of the city, the library trustees, and the Friends ensured a successful building project that has been a source of civic pride.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Library Benefactress, Virginia Gold Olincy]

[Library Benefactress, Virginia Gold Olincy]

Date: 1983
Creator: unknown
Description: Mrs. George (Virginia Gold) Olincy of Los Angeles, California, was a trustee of the Andrew Norman Foundation that gave a challenge grant toward the building of the Marshall Public Library. As a former librarian, she was interested in this particular project for her home town of Marshall. The auditorium in the new library was named in memory of her parents, Mose and Etta Gold.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Officials Announce Challenge Grant for New Library]

[Officials Announce Challenge Grant for New Library]

Date: 1983
Creator: unknown
Description: Supporters of a new library for Marshall, Texas announced the offer of a challenge grant from the Andrew Norman Foundation. Shown are Mrs. Audrey Kariel and Kenneth Abney. The sign overhead marks the site of the old Marshall Public Library at the corner of West Austin and Franklin streets.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Children's Summer Reading Activity at the Library]

[Children's Summer Reading Activity at the Library]

Date: 1980
Creator: unknown
Description: The 1980 summer reading program at Marshall Public Library finished with a picnic for the children.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Library Director]

[Library Director]

Date: 1980
Creator: unknown
Description: Mrs. Dorothy Morrison, Library Director from 1970-1984, in her office at the new Marshall Public Library. She was the city library's first director, commuting from her home town of Hawkins. Following her death, the newspaper-on-microfilm collection was dedicated to her memory.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Library Staff]

[Library Staff]

Date: 1980
Creator: unknown
Description: Staff member Rita Huck types accession records for new books at the Marshall Public Library.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Library Staff Member]

[Library Staff Member]

Date: 1980
Creator: unknown
Description: Library clerk Mrs. K. Parker assisted at Marshall Public Library during the 1970's decade.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Library Workroom]

[Library Workroom]

Date: 1980
Creator: unknown
Description: A library clerk (name unknown) is busy in the Marshall Public Library workroom during the 1970's.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library