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  Partner: Marshall Public Library
 County: Harrison County, TX
 Collection: Texas History Collection
[Grave of James Bell, Marshall]

[Grave of James Bell, Marshall]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The grave of James Bell is in the Powder Mill Cemetery on FM 1997 in Marshall. The cemetery is traditionally African-American. Dates on the stone are 1879-1951, followed by the words "Age 72" and "At Rest." At the top of the stone is a flying bird.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Children Select Free Books at the Public Library]

[Children Select Free Books at the Public Library]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Children select books at Marshall Public Library during a RIF distribution day. The library has participated in the national program, Reading Is Fundamental, since its beginning. The program provides free books to elementary age children under a matching grant.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Nursing Home in Marshall]

[Nursing Home in Marshall]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Merritt Plaza Nursing Home is located at 207 W. Merritt St. in Marshall. This photograph was taken c1970-1985.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Equipment at Marshall Public Library]

[Equipment at Marshall Public Library]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Equipment that was essential at Marshall Public Library duriing the 1970s-1980s decades was stored on the this counter in the library workroom. Shown from left are a television, some videocassette boxes, filmstrip and slide boxes, a slide projector, and a calculator.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Dr. A. F. Veau, Marshall Public Library Supporter]

[Dr. A. F. Veau, Marshall Public Library Supporter]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Dr. A. F. Veau was a member of the executive board of the Friends of a Public Library in Marshall, Texas. In 1978 he was installed as the president of the Friends group. He had also been active in promoting the new library building, which opened in 1973. For many years he kept scrapbooks that detailed the history of the establishment and progress of the library as well as the Friends.
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
["Miss Marshall" Helps Kick Off Fund Drive for a New Library]

["Miss Marshall" Helps Kick Off Fund Drive for a New Library]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: "Miss Marshall" Celia Choate presents a plaque to Mrs. Thomas R. (Elderleen) Coker to commemorate the creation of the Friends of a Public Library Association in Marshall, Texas. This event inaugurated a Friends fund drive of several years duration to build a new public library building. The new Marshall Public Library opened in 1973.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Library Volunteer at Her Duties]

[Library Volunteer at Her Duties]

Date: 1978
Creator: unknown
Description: Margie was a volunteer at Marshall Public Library in 1978. Here she assists at the circulation desk. Volunteers donated countless hours to the library during its early years.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[Lions Host Fish Fry to Benefit Marshall Public Library]

[Lions Host Fish Fry to Benefit Marshall Public Library]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The Lions Club of Marshall hosted a fish fry in April, 1972 to benefit the Marshall Public Library Building Fund. Harrison Forbes, club president, stands with Martin Spangler, who headed the fund-raising drive for the Friends of the Public Library. The two men stand in front of the Lions Club's banner; in front of them are promotional placards in the shape of fish on a string.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
[New Flag for a New Library]

[New Flag for a New Library]

Date: 1973
Creator: unknown
Description: Members of the Army National Guard raise the new flag in front of the new Marshall Public Library at formal presentation ceremonies. The flag previously flew over the Capitol, and was a gift arranged by Congressman Sam B. Hall, Jr. through the Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 3969.
Contributing Partner: Marshall Public Library
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