A Little Library History

The Duluth Library and How it Grew by Tayler Boelk, St. Scholastica Intern, Spring Semester 2015 The year is 1869. The first North American transcontinental railroad has just been completed, Charles Elmer Hires sells his first Root Beer, scenery appears for the first time on U.S. Postage Stamps, and on August 28th, an unusual ad […]

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New outdoor furniture at the library!

The Duluth Public Library has new furniture on its upper plaza, thanks to the work of the Duluth Library Foundation. The foundation secured a grant from the Lloyd K. Johnson Foundation to purchase the furniture from the Loll Designs, a Duluth-based manufacturer. Loll Designs also gave a discount on the fabulous outdoor furniture, which will […]

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