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  1. James Edward Myers World War I Sheet Music Collection
    Collection

    World War I is considered by many music scholars to be the most musical war in America’s history. Music for and about The Great War was created by all sorts of Americans: professional songwriters, acclaimed composers, church musicians, well- and little-known performers, and uncounted singing teachers, small-town bandmasters, and amateurs. Their melodies and lyrics intersecte...
  2. Joliet Signal
    Collection

    The Joliet Signal (initially The Juliet Signal representing the original name of the city) began as the Juliet Courier and was sold to William E. Little in 1843 who subsequently changed the name. After a series of publisher changes, brothers Calvin and Calneh Zarley published and edited the paper for nearly 40 years. The Signal was considered to be the "Official Paper of the...
  3. Library of Congress, South Hall of Entrance Pavilion
    Image | 1900

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  4. Wallace Library and Art Building, Fitchberg, Mass.
    Image | 1910

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  5. Public Library, Lawrence, Mass
    Image | 1910

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  6. Public Library showing Whaleman's Statue, New Bedford, Mass.
    Image | 1910

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  7. Public Library, Springfield Mass.
    Image | 1946

    No caption on back. Postcard was mailed, postmarked August 2, 1946
  8. Woburn Public Library
    Image | 1970

    ""Woburn Public Library, Opened to public 1879. Gift of Charles Bowers Winn in memory of his father. H. H. Richardson, architect. Once considered one of the 12 most beautiful libraries in the U.S."" Postcard was never mailed.
  9. The Library, Michigan State University
    Image | 1980

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  10. The University of Mississippi Library
    Image | 1950

    Postcard was never mailed.
  11. Winston Churchill Memorial Library, Westminster College
    Image | 1960

    ""Site of the Churchill 'Iron Curtain Address.' The Church of St. Mary Aldermanbury was located in London. Built in the 12th century, destroyed by the London fire and rebuilt in 1666. Destroyed by bombing in 1940. The entire structure moved to the Westminster College campus and re-erected atop the library. Champ Auditorium in the background.
  12. Public Library, San Pedro, California
    Image | 1900

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  13. Carnegie Public Library, Vallejo, California
    Image | 1900

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  14. Library, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado
    Image | 1970

    ""One of the later editions [sic] to the beautiful campus of the University of Colorado, is this unusually styled and architecturally lovely building. Here in the Rocky Mountains, this campus is sought by thousands of summer students who wish to combine a grand vacation with further education.""
  15. Free Public Library, New Haven, Conn.
    Image | 1910

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  16. Chicago Public Library, Downtown Chicago, Ill.
    Image | 1940

    ""The Public Library, located on Michgan Boulevard between Washington and Randolph Streets, contains over 1,993,604 volumes of books of every description. Having an annual circulation of 12,000,000 proving the people of Chicago are well-read."" Postcard was never mailed.
  17. Public Library, Indianapolis, Ind.
    Image | 1900

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  18. Public Library, Logansport, Indiana
    Image | 1970

    ""Original building erected in 1903. Destroyed in 1941 and rebuilt in 1942. Addition added in 1963. Building contains 135,151 volumes. Serves Logansport and twelve townships."" Postcard was never mailed.
  19. Public Library, Bangor, Maine
    Image | 1910

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  20. Buck Memorial Library, Bucksport, Maine
    Image | 1910

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  21. Miller Library, Colby College, Waterville, Maine
    Image | 1953

    ""A gift of Merton L. Miller, class of 1890, on Mayflower Hill Campus."" Postcard was postmarked April 8, 1953.
  22. Carnegie Library, Alliance, Ohio
    Image | 1900

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  23. Public Library, Defiance, Ohio
    Image | 1970

    ""The Public Library at Defiance, Ohio is located on the site of Fort Defiance (1794), now a public park. Erected on a Carnegie grant in 1904, the Library serves as a headquarters for the Defiance County Library system."" Postcard was never mailed.
  24. Carnegie Library, Syracuse, N. Y.
    Image | 1900

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  25. Library of Syracuse University, Syracuse, N. Y.
    Image | 1900

    No caption on back. Postcard was postmarked Oct 21, 1900
  26. Danforth Memorial Library, Paterson, N. J.
    Image | 1910

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  27. Public Library, Jersey City, N. J.
    Image | 1920

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  28. Nashua Public Library, Nashua, N. H.
    Image | 1920

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.
  29. Richards Library, Newport, N. H.
    Image | 1918

    No caption on back. Postcard was postmarked Jul 2, 1918
  30. Lacona, N. H., The Gale Memorial Library
    Image | 1900

    No caption on back. Postcard was never mailed.