A history of library services in Owensboro, Kentucky, the county seat of Daviess County. Article traces the history of the early library development in Owensboro and the eventual establishment of a Carnegie library in 1911, but not before a lengthy altercation between library supporters and the city’s vitriolic mayor.
Recommended Repository Citation
Jeffrey, Jonathan. (2006). A Bumpy Ride: The Story of Opening Owensboro’s Carnegie Library. Kentucky Libraries, 70 (3), 21-27.
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