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  1. Public Library, Talladega, Alabama - Front of Postcard
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    Printed on the front of postcard: Public Library, Talldega, Ala.
  2. Public Library, 21st Street and Park Avenue, Birmingham, Alabama - Front of Postcard
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    Printed on the front of postcard: Public Library, 21st Street and Park Avenue, Birmingham, ALA. 114931
  3. Bedside service of the American Library Association in the Base Hospital, Camp Devens, Mass.
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    Men reading in bed. Additional caption reads: With her book truck, the librarian brings to the man's bed the book he wants. The A.L.A. has placed libraries in 208 hospitals. The men in hospitals and camps here and overseas need your magazines. As soon as you have read them, place a stamp on the notice on the cover, and mail.
  4. Library serivce of the American Library Association in the U.S. Naval Hospital, Chelsea, Mass.
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    Sailors reading in a library. Additional caption reads: Reading in the Red Cross House. The A.L.A. has placed libraries in 230 hospitals.The men in hospitals and camps here and overseas need your magazines. As soon as you have read them, place a stamp on the notice on the cover, and mail.
  5. Library Service of the American Library Association in the Base Hospital, Camp Custer, Michi.
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    Men reading in a library. Additional caption reads: Reading in the Red Cross House. The A.L.A. has placed library in 208 hospitals. The men in hospitals and camps here and overseas need your magazines. As soon as you have read them, place a stamp on the notice on the cover, and mail.
  6. Camp Library at Camp Meade, MD
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    Exterior of the camp library. Camp Library, American Library Association, Camp Meade, Maryland
  7. Camp Library of the American Library Association, Jefferson Barracks, Mo.
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    Exterior of a camp library building. Additional caption reads: The A.L.A. is still maintaining libraries in army, navy and marine corps camps and hospitals. Libraries have been placed on 1,509 naval and merchant marine vessels. More than 2,500,000 books were sent overseas. The men in the hospitals are still looking for your magazines. As soon as you have read them, place a ...
  8. Library, Camp Jackson, S.C.
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    Glass plate slide showing exterior of ALA library at Camp Jackson, SC. The caption indicates that this building was one of 43 built by the ALA for the American armed forces
  9. Camp Library at Camp Custer, Michigan
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    Exterior of a camp library building.
  10. Camp Library at Camp Dix, NJ
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    Exterior of a camp library building. Additional caption reads: The A.L.A. is still maintaining libraries in army, navy and marine corps camps and hospitals. Libraries have been placed on 1,509 naval and merchant marine vessels. More than 2,500,000 books were sent overseas. The men in the hospitals are still looking for your magazines. As soon as you have read them, place a ...
  11. Camp Library at Camp Cody, New Mexico
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    Men standing outside of a camp library building. Caption reads: CAMP LIBRARY, AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION; CAMP CODY, NEW MEXICO
  12. Camp Library, U.S. Naval Training Camp, Pelham Bay Park, New York
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    Sailors lingering outside of the camp library, one has a gun over his shoulder.
  13. Camp Library, Camp Upton, New York
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    Exterior of the camp library. A car is in front.
  14. Ward service of the American Library Association in the U.S. General Hospital No. 8, Otisville, N.Y.
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    Librarian delivering books to men in bed. Additional caption reads: The librarian aids reconstruction work by supplying the book needed. The A.L.A. has placed libraries in 208 hospitals. The men in hospitals and camps here and overseas need your magazines. As soon as you have read them, place a stamp on the notice on the cover, and mail.
  15. Camp Library at Camp Greene, N.C.
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    Exterior of the camp library with soldiers standing outside. Caption reads: Camp Library, American Library Association, Camp Greene, North Carolina
  16. Camp Library at Camp Sherman, Ohio
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    Men reading in the camp library. Caption reads: Reading in the Camp Library; American Library Association; Camp Sherman, Ohio
  17. Camp Library at Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma
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    Soldiers standing outside of the camp library. Caption reads: Camp Library of the American Library Association at Camp Doniphan, Okla. The A.L.A. gives library service to 860 army, navy and marine corps camps and stations, and 208 hospitals in America. Libraries have been placed on 911 vessels and more than two million books have been sent overseas. The men in hospitals and...
  18. A Group of Librarians in Washington, D.C.
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    Picture #117: Miss M. V. Leavitt / Miss Grace Conway / William Alcott
  19. At 'The Pool' in White Mountains, New Hampshire
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    Picture #60: Appear without any order: S. H. Ranck / Sam Walter Foss / H. L. Koopman
  20. Camp Library at Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma
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    Soldiers standing outside of the camp library. Caption reads: Camp Library, American Library Association, Camp Doniphan, Oklahoma
  21. Large Branch, Camp McClellan
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    Glass plate slide showing soldiers patronizing a branch library at Camp McClellan, Alabama
  22. Camp Library at Camp Sevier, S.C.
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    Exterior of the camp library. Caption reads: Camp Library, American Library Association, Camp Sevier, South Carolina
  23. Bedside service of the American Library Association in the U.S. Debarkation Hospital No. 5, New York City.
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    Men reading in bed and picking books out on a book truck. Additional caption reads: With her book truck, the librarian brings to the man's bed the book he wants. The A.L.A. has placed libraries in 208 hospitals.The men in hospitals and camps here and overseas need your magazines. As soon as you have read them, place a stamp on the notice on the cover, and mail.
  24. High School Auditorium, Anaheim, California - Back of Postcard
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    Printed on the back of postcard: C. T. Photochrom
  25. Camp Library at Camp Bowie, Texas
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    Exterior of the camp library. Caption reads: Camp Library, American Library Association, Camp Bowiem Texas
  26. Camp Library at Camp Wadsworth, S.C.
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    Exterior of camp library, car in front. Caption reads: Camp Library, American Library Association, Camp Wadsworth, South Carolina
  27. A Group of Librarians in New Monterey Hotel, Asbury Park, New Jersey
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    Picture #1916_04: Appear without any order: Miss Leipziger / Mr. G. M. Jones / Dr. Root (?) / Mr. Gould / Mr. Beer / Mr. Carlton / Mr. W. L. Brown
  28. Library service of the American Library Association in the Base Hospital, Camp Mills, N.Y.
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    Three men reading in a library. Additional caption reads: Reading in the Red Cross House. The A.L.A. has placed libraries in 230 hospitals. The men in hospitals and camps here and overseas need your magazines. As soon as you have read them, place a stamp on the notice on the cover, and mail.
  29. Camp Library at Camp Jackson, S.C.
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    Exterior of camp library. Caption reads: Camp Library, American Library Association; Camp Jackson, South Carolina
  30. In the Library of the American Library Association, Paris Island, South Carolina
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    Men reading at a table in the camp library. Additional caption reads: The A.L.A. gives service to 860 Army, Navy and Marine Corps camps and stations, and 208 hospitals. Libraries have been placed on 911 vessels and more than two million books have been sent overseas.The men in hospitals and camps here and overseas need your magazines. As soon as you have read them, place a s...