The Free Library of Philadelphia, Department for children

Title

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Department for children

Description

This photo depicts The Free Library of Philadelphia, Department for children. Gruenberg learned early on in Philadelphia that anyone who is anyone goes to a private library. She did not like the free libraries sounded like a charity case.

Source

Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division

Date

c. 1890

Contributor

Cassondra Kelchner

Original Format

Photo

Files

free_library2.jpg


Citation

“The Free Library of Philadelphia, Department for children,” Philly Immigration, accessed September 16, 2021, http://phillyimmigration.nunncenter.net/items/show/363.