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  • Detroit Public Library
    Image | 1949 | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard Collectionits rich murals and lovely stained glass windows. The Burton Historical Collection occupies a part of the third floor and is a notable collection of Americana and the development of the Northwest.
  • Detroit Public Library
    Image | 1955 | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionOpposite the Art Institute on Woodward Avenue is the pass1 building of the Detroit Public Library, much patronized by high school and college students from a wide area.
  • Detroit Public Library
    Image | Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard CollectionDetroit Main Library- Cass Avenue Façade. The Detroit Public Library with its 28 branch libraries and more than 3 million books, maps and manuscripts is one of the great public libraries of the world. Its Main Library, in the Cultural Center, with its fronts on Woodward Avenue and Cass Avenue, is a show-place of Detroit.
  • 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 Collection"The 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."