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  • Description: Houston Public Library (or)
  • Title: Houston Public Library (or)
  • All fields: carnegie library
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    • Carnegie Neighborhood Library

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    • Carnegie Branch Library originally opened on November 10, 1925 and razed in 1980. The entrance of the new Carnegie Library that opened on December 5, 1982 can be seen in the background.
    • MSS0155 Paul Hester Collection
    • Central Library construction

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    • View of the construction of the new Central Library building of the Houston Public Library.
    • RGA0013 Houston Public Library Records
    • Central Library groundbreaking

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    • Groundbreaking ceremony for the new Central location of the Houston Public Library. (Left to right): David Henington, Director ; Louie Welch, Mayor ; Mrs. Alva Carlton, Chairman, Library Board ; Johnny Goyen, City Councilman.
    • RGA0013 Houston Public Library Records
    • Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research

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    • Front of the 1917, Georgian style Clayton Library, originally the Clayton home designed by Birdsall P. Briscoe. The three story building features a brick facade, shuttered windows, gabled roof with dormer windows, an entrance flanked by smooth...
    • MSS0155 Paul Hester Collection
    • Dedication of Colored Carnegie Library

    • Houston Public Library
    • Dedication of the Colored Carnegie Library. Group of ten men and a child standing on the front steps of the library.
    • MSS0114 HMRC Photo Collection
    • Freed-Montrose Neighborhood Library

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    • Freed-Montrose Neighborhood Library, originally the Central Church of Christ, designed by William Ward Watkin in 1941. Ray Bailey adapted the church for the public library system and it opened on March 5, 1988. The brick building features a rose...
    • MSS0155 Paul Hester Collection
    • Henington-Alief Regional Library

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    • Back corner of the Henington-Alief Regional Library branch designed by the White Budd Van Ness Partnership and opened on August 19, 1985. David M. Henington, retired in 1994 after 26 years as director of Houston Public Library. During his tenure...
    • MSS0155 Paul Hester Collection
    • Houston Lyceum and Carnegie Library

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    • Houston Lyceum and Carnegie Library, Circulating Department, with patrons lined up to check out books and librarians behind counter.
    • MSS0114 HMRC Photo Collection

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