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Breaking the Cornerstone: Demolition of the Carnegie Library

15 Oct 2018

Once the largest Carnegie Library west (or north) of the Mississippi River, in the 1960s the Davenport Public Library faced an unsettled future due to developing structural problems. In the early 1960s, the Library Board requested funds to build a … Continue reading →

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Online Reading Challenge – Mid-Month Check In

15 Oct 2018

Hello Readers! How is your October going, reading-wise? Have you found something to read yet? Or are you still looking? Maybe a movie will be your choice this month. Here are a few suggestions. A Knight’s Tale starring Heath Ledger. The rousing story of lowborn William Thatcher’s quest to change his[Read more]

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