Portfolio of Carnegie Libraries. Plate 5

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Portfolio of Carnegie Libraries. Plate 5

 

 

Name:
Koch, T. W. (Author)
Title:
Portfolio of Carnegie Libraries. Plate 5
Abstract:
Colonel James Anderson opened his own private library in Allegheny, Pennsylvania to factory workers, such as young Andrew Carnegie. He became a life-long inspiration for Andrew, who viewed public libraries as the cornerstone of education and self-improvement. In 1904 Andrew Carnegie donated this bust to the Allegheny Free Library.
Collection Name:
Carnegie Corporation of New York Records
Subjects:
Libraries; Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations; Carnegie Corporation of New York
Format:
printed ephemera
Genre:
printed ephemera
Place of Origin:
Ann Arbor (Mich.)
Date:
1907
Language:
English
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Digital Project:
Carnegie Digital Past and Future
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-720r-9k48