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Logan Branch

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Item No: pdcf00266
Title: Logan Branch
Additional Title: Logan Branch after basement fire, 1962
Historic Street Address: 1333 Wagner Avenue
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

 The Logan Branch was the 21st Free Library branch built using funds donated by Andrew Carnegie; it opened on November 16, 1918.  Modernization of the interior was performed in 1959.  This photograph shows fire and water damage to the main room, in the aftermath of a 1962 basement fire.  Extensive rehabilitation was undertaken, and the library reopened in 1963.

The Logan Branch serves the residents of the Logan neighborhood.


Creation Year: 1962
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:40.031774
Geocode Longitude:-75.145292