Main Library Downtown Began With A Rich Man's Challenge

Steel mogul Andrew Carnegie helped make the Central Library happen.
 

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  • New Islamic art museum is genial, like its founder - Washington Post
    ... is a smiling man, genial ... northeast of downtown ... before the planning began ... the Mughal Morgan Library? ... Visitors to the ...
    10/3/2014 - 1:53 pm | View Link
  • Toronto’s new Islamic art museum aims to express a non-threatening ... - Washington Post
    ... is a smiling man, genial ... northeast of downtown ... before the planning began ... the Mughal Morgan Library? ... Visitors to the ...
    10/3/2014 - 12:49 pm | View Link
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  • Fauquier fights but falls, 38-14, to rival Kettle Run
    While you wouldn’t get rich, it was lots of fun to watch as one of us would bite into the pie and discover the clove. While my pie has never measured up to hers, I’ve had great success with other apple treats. Apple fritters and an apple cake are two ...
    10/10/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • New York Neighbors Paul Simon and Sting Pair Up on Stage
    Sting dips into The Police catalog as well as his own rich personal repertoire ... The two-month North American tour began in early February and makes a stop at the Wells Fargo Center on Friday, March 7. Debbi Calton has done middays on Classic Rock ...
    10/4/2014 - 1:53 am | View Link
  • BizHawk: PizzaRev to Take Over Kahuna Grill in Paseo Nuevo Mall
    Southern California pizza chain PizzaRev will open its first Santa Barbara County location early next year in the Paseo Nuevo mall downtown. PizzaRev, which was founded in Los Angeles in 2012 under the “craft-your-own” stone-oven pizza model ...
    09/17/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Double feature: Bryn Mawr Film Institute adds two new theaters
    The big grand opening and dedication celebration, marking the fulfillment of this long quest to restore and renew Bryn Mawr’s theater as an anchor for the downtown ... seen as the end point of a process that began in 2002 with formation of the non ...
    02/11/2014 - 8:52 am | View Link
  • Main library downtown began with a rich man's challenge
    December 08, 2012 8:30 am • By Tim O’Neil toneil@post-dispatch.com 314-340-8132 ST. LOUIS • In 1901, the city public library occupied two borrowed floors at the Board of Education. Voters had defeated two efforts to raise taxes for a freestanding ...
    12/8/2012 - 3:30 am | View Link
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    2014 (6897) October (459) 'Meet the Spirits' Inmate accused in Bridgeport murder heads to trial... Center Invites Fairfield To Light Candles To End D...
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  • Search | Harris County Public Library
    Information for Persons with Disabilities: Harris County Public Library will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who are interested in ...
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  • Stephen A. Schwarzman Building | The New York Public Library
    The Stephen A. Schwarzman Building is part of The New York Public Library, which consists of four major research libraries and 87 branch libraries located in the ...
    10/21/2014 - 2:26 am | View Website
  • ibiblio
    These past few weeks have been full of honors for several of our former ibiblio staff and students. Fred Stutzman‘s company, 80pct Solutions, was awarded an NC IDEA ...
    10/20/2014 - 11:27 pm | View Website
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    Principal facilities located in Boston, Massachusetts. Besides acting as a circulating library for the Boston area (25 branches), BPL hosts a huge collection of rare ...
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