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Library Stuff

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In the age of electronic information, it’s easy to forget that the great libraries of the past were overwhelming storehouses of information. This fascinating picture from the Cincinnati Public Library was taken in the 1870s in the “Main Hall.” Widely believed to be the most impressive public library in the country during the 19th century, it sported five tiers of alcoves for shelving, with narrow walkways between them. Sadly, the building was torn down in 1955.

9 Amazing Photos From The Early Days Of Photography - Tested

Save Our Libraries.

Love the look of old books.

Malcolm X

Sara Hightower Regional Library, Rome, Ga. (where I'm employed).

It's a library card catalog - ah memories

Due date card

Reference Librarians who know how to sing and dance. And can point you to 782.14.

browsing the pulp fiction covers for @hellothor gig in a library, and found a whole world of fully of saucy librarians and violent murder in the reference section beautifully drawn in lurid technicolour!


Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City Public Library


Libraries are important

why libraries matter


Bookshelves on the floor!

I love libraries!

Save our libraries

Libraries forever

Libraries closing

libraries and gardens :)

little libraries. love.

Beautiful US libraries!

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