Main Library Downtown Began With A Rich Man's Challenge

Steel mogul Andrew Carnegie helped make the Central Library happen.
 

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    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 ...
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    The Missoula Public Library is once again hosting trained Affordable Care Act navigators who can help people enroll for health insurance. A day after Drummond artist Bill Ohrmann passed away, his son John typed a poignant post on the Facebook page he ...
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  • 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 ...
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