Features: 200 photos. 10 color plates. Notes. Index.
From its founding one hundred years ago by a group of dedicated women
working to better life and opportunity in their fledgling metropolis,
the Dallas Public Library has provided essential services to the people
of Dallas. In The Dallas Public Library, Michael V. Hazel presents the
centennial history of this landmark institution, from its genesis as a
single library with a staff of five, to a central library and twenty-two
branch libraries with a staff of more than five hundred. more... about The Dallas Public Library: Celebrating a Century of Service, 1901-2001