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Image No: PA-1599-361-1

Title: Interior of Calgary Public Library, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1925]

Photographer/Illustrator: Oliver, W. J., Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: People in winter coats reading books at tables.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Libraries / Libraries - Interiors

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Image No: PA-1599-361-4

Title: Librarian Sada Kiteley in North Hill Library, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. February 9, 1943]

Photographer/Illustrator: Rosettis, Joe, Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Posing beside book shelf.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Libraries / Librarians

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Image No: PA-1599-361-2

Title: Librarians collect books for European universities, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1946-1947]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: L-R: Marguerite Stewart; Isabelle Lorbach.
Calgary Public Library assisted in effort to restore libraries destroyed in the war.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Libraries / Librarians / World War, 1939-1945

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Image No: PA-1599-361-6

Title: Students looking at books in children's section of Calgary Public Library for Young Canada Book Week, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. November 16, 1949]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Librarian Dorothy Rogers giving tour to grades 4 and 5 from Haultain School.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Libraries / Librarians / Children

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Image No: PA-1599-361-7

Title: Glengarry branch of Calgary Public Library, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. February 2, 1950]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Librarians shelving books in library located in Killarney.
L-R: Madge Williams; Alberta Chapman.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Libraries / Libraries - Interiors / Librarians

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Image No: PA-1599-361-32

Title: Jean Scarlett and William Castell, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1950s]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Scarlett was chair of the board and Castell was the director of the Calgary Public Library.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Libraries / Librarians

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Image No: PA-1599-361-9

Title: Librarian Louise Riley examining rare book at Calgary Public Library, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. September 22, 1951]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Bible from 1615.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Libraries / Librarians

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Image No: PA-1599-361-14

Title: William Castell, director of the Calgary Public Library, views Royal Philatelic book, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. January 19, 1953]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Purchased with the assistance of Calgary Philatelic Society, Calgary Stamp Collectors' Club, and Foothills Stamp Club.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Libraries / Librarians

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Image No: PA-1599-361-16

Title: Children's department of Alexander Calhoun branch of Calgary Public Library, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. March 25, 1954]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: L-R: William Castell, director of the Calgary Public Library; Jean Scarlett, board vice-chair; Horton H. McKim, board chair.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Libraries / Librarians

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Image No: PA-1599-361-19

Title: Overcrowded storage area in Calgary Public Library, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. October 18, 1955]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Staff member Sheila Douglas.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Libraries / Libraries - Interiors / Librarians

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