Pack Horse Library

September 11, 2017 at 9:55 am 1 comment

kidsIn the 1930s in Kentucky, women on horseback delivered library books, traveling over 100 miles per week, as part of a WPA initiative to increase employment and literacy.

Read the full article at Atlas Obscura.

Thanks, Linda Gresham!

Entry filed under: perpetrated by animals, perpetrated by staff, public libraries.

lack of a shenanigan museum twitter battle!

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  • 1. Mimi Cruz  |  September 14, 2017 at 10:44 am

    How cool is that? I mean it is really cool 😎

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