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View of early construction on the 1st library addition, 1960
The concrete foundation and two levels of the 1st addition are under construction. Vertical rebars and wooden planks are sticking up from the foundation.
View of 1st library addition construction, 1960
Men are working on the construction site for the 1st addition in this view from the parking lot filled with late 1950 vehicles. The rotunda entrance is beginning to take shape. A war surplus building, Number ""N"", appears on the far left. It was…
Close-up view of the main (east) entrance to the library, 1925
The year 1923 is engraved above the doorway of the east entrance to the library. The tower peaks of Margaret Hall are reflected in the glass window above the entrance.
View of the north side of the library, 1949
Snow-covered trees surround this north view of the library.
View of 1st addition construction of the library, 1961
The 1st addition to the library is being constructed with a rotunda entrance on the south side. A large crane is on the right and a mid 1950's Studebaker is parked on the left.
View of 1st addition to the library, 1961
A couple is walking past the rotunda on the south side of the 1st library addition. Another man is wheeling a cart toward the entrance.
Close-up view of the main (east) entrance to the library, 1949
A woman dressed in a scarf and coat is entering the east door of the library as another person, partially visible, is exiting the library.
Main (east) entrance to the Library, 1944
A woman is seated on the bench as two women approach the east entrance to the library. Another women is walking down the path from the library.
Book exhibit in the Fireplace Room (Library Staff Lounge), 1926
Figurines dressed in historic costumes are displayed on the top of bookshelves in this Veishea book exhibit located in the Library Staff Lounge (currently called the Fireplace Room).
Periodical Room (Main Reading Room) on the second floor, looking north, 1926
Students are studying at tables in the large Main Reading Room (currently called the Periodical Room) in the library. Two library staff members are working at the desk.