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A Look Back

By Ann Boutwell March 4, 1902: Although unfinished, the Atlanta Carnegie Library, designed by New York architects Ackerman and Ross opened to the public for inspection. Librarian Anne Wallace, Assistant Charles William Hubner, and the all-female staff welcomed hundreds of guests. During the informal reception on the lower floor Mayor Livingston Mims said that “if […]