Library Material In Basement, Summer Session, View 2. Teacher College. (1920) with early ALA poster

| November 21, 2013
Library Material In Basement, Summer Session, View 2. Teacher College. (1920) WWI poster "Books wanted for our men in camp and "over there". Take your gifts to the public library.

Library Material In Basement, Summer Session, View 2. Teacher College. (1920) WWI poster "Books wanted for our men in camp and "over there". Take your gifts to the public library.

The American Library Association (ALA) has digitized its early posters. And the poster hanging amongst the questionable shelving jobs is indeed one of them, the record for which can be viewed here.

Were these books waiting to be sent to military personnel? Or were the librarians just trying to spruce up the storage space?