Library, University of Maine, Orono, ca. 1930

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Library, University of Maine, Orono, ca. 1930

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Carnegie Hall library was built in 1903 at the University of Maine, Orono. Andrew Carnegie, who funded libraries across the country did not usually give to college libraries, but made a personal donation of $50,000 for this building.

It was used as a library until 1947.

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  • Title: Library, University of Maine, Orono, ca. 1930
  • Creator: Machleith Photo System
  • Creation Date: circa 1930
  • Subject Date: circa 1930
  • Town: Orono
  • County: Penobscot
  • State: ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 14 cm
  • Local Code: Postcards 2005.134
  • Object Type: Image

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