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Old Dyer Library Shelf Stacks, ca. 1900

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Old Dyer Library Shelf Stacks, ca. 1900
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Description

Interior of the original Dyer Library showing the main librarians' desk in front of the book shelves. The library was built in 1893 and was of the closed-stack style where only librarians had access to the shelves. Books would be requested of the librarian who would retrieve them for the patron.

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