First library building in Wilmette


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Photograph of the first library building in Wilmette which was located on the corner of Wilmette and Central avenues. It was known originally as the "Elmwood Library Association" becoming a public library in 1901. In 1904 the collection was moved to the new Carnegie Library of Wilmette building.
Inscriptions:
"Library Hall now plumbing shop."
Date of Original:
About 1901
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
Library 1900 No.1
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Philip Huguenin
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Terms of Use:
Image may be used with credit to Wilmette Public Library
Contact
Wilmette Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

1242 Wilmette Avenue
Wilmette, IL
60091-2558
U.S.A. Phone: 847-256-6930

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First library building in Wilmette


Photograph of the first library building in Wilmette which was located on the corner of Wilmette and Central avenues. It was known originally as the "Elmwood Library Association" becoming a public library in 1901. In 1904 the collection was moved to the new Carnegie Library of Wilmette building.