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  • Detroit Public Library
    Image | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionDetroit Public Library, Detroit, Michigan. An overview of the Main Detroit Public Library from Woodward Avenue. It houses a wealth of historic and educational materials for the people of Detroit and Michigan.
  • Detroit Public Library
    Image | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionDetroit Public Library On Back: Detroit Public Library, Detroit, Michigan. Brightly lighted at night the Main Library on Woodward Avenue is a city landmark. It houses a wealth of educational materials and services for the people of Detroit and Michigan.
  • Detroit Public Library
    Image | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionDetroit Public Library On Back: Detroit Public Library. Detroit, Michigan. Murals by Gari Melchers in the 3rd floor exhibit hall of the Main Detroit Public Library, 5201 Woodward Avenue. (Left to Right) The Landing of Cadillac's Wife, The Spirit of the Northwest, The Conspiracy of Pontiac.
  • Detroit Public Library
    Image | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionThe Detroit Main Library Cass Avenue Entrance (Between W. Kirby and Putnam) Detroit, Michigan. "Like a river flowing through the ages uniting distant men, knowledge and thought into a community of ideas of the world and of time is the accumulated record of mankind." Quotation from the richly colored glass mosaic mural designed by Millard Sheets.
  • Detroit Public Library
    Image | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionDetroit Public Library. Detroit, Michigan. The Burton Historical collection. Houses books, pamphlets, maps, pictures, original manuscripts and documents relating to the history of the Great Lakes region from the 16th century to the present.
  • Detroit Public Library
    Image | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionDouglass Mural. Detroit Public Library On Back: Detroit Public Library. Detroit, Michigan. The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass. Leroy Foster's 10 x 12 foot mural, commissioned by the Afro-American Museum of Detroit is on view at the Detroit Public Library's Frederick Douglass Branch Library in Scripps Park
  • Michigan State University Library
    Image | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionLibrary, Michigan State University On Back: Library - Typical of modern, functional buildings, in beautifully landscaped settings, is the Library on the campus of Michigan State University at East Lansing, Michigan.
  • Detroit Public Library
    Image | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionDetroit Public Library On Back: Detroit Public Library, Detroit, Michigan. Located in Detroit's Cultural Center the massive Main Library occupies an entire city block between Woodward Avenue and Cass Avenue. Pictured is the Cass Avenue entrance.
  • Detroit Public Library
    Image | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionAdam Strohm Hall- Detroit Public Library On Back: Detroit Public Library. Detroit Michigan. Adam Strohm Hall. An exhibition center for the display of books and other cultural materials. This room of outstanding architectural beauty is enhanced by the mural triptych on Man's Mobility, designed and executed by Detroit artist John S. Coppin.
  • Detroit Public Library
    Image | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionTom Thumb Children's Library On Back: Children's Library. Detroit Public Library. Detroit, Michigan. The Tom Thumb sculpture in bronze is a tribute to Elizabeth Knapp who directed service to children in the Detroit Public Library from 1914 to 1931.
  • Detroit Public Library
    Image | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionDetroit Public Library, Detroit, Michigan. This view attractively framed by shade trees is the Library's Woodward Avenue entrance. The library occupies a full city block in Detroit's Cultural Center.
  • Michigan State University Library
    Image | 1986 | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionMichigan State University Library On Back: Library - Typical of modern, functional buildings, in beautifully landscaped settings, is the Library on the campus of Michigan State University at East Lansing, Michigan.