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MHF124.jpg
Creator: Shaw, Lawrence
Date: 1953
Description: Interior view of the Melrose Public Library Highlands Branch located at 523 Franklin Street in the Corinthian Hall building.

MHF123.jpg
Creator: Shaw, Lawrence
Date: 1953
Description: Interior view of the Melrose Public Library Highlands Branch located at 523 Franklin Street in the Corinthian Hall building.

MHF122.jpg
Creator: Shaw, Lawrence
Date: 1953
Description: Interior view of the Melrose Public Library Highlands Branch located at 523 Franklin Street in the Corinthian Hall building.

MHF121.jpg
Creator: Shaw, Lawrence
Date: 1953
Description: Interior view of Melrose Public Library Highlands Branch located at 523 Franklin Street in the Corinthian Hall building.

MHF120.jpg
Creator: Shaw, Lawrence
Date: 1953
Description: Exterior view of the Melrose Public Library Highlands Branch located at 523 Franklin Street in the Corinthian Hall building. Written on back: Taken by Lawrence Show - Camera Club 4/53, used for Annual…[More]

MHF081.jpg
Date: [1940]
Description: View of the front of the library with original entrance before 1963 addition.

MHF043.jpg
Date: 1900
Description: View looking north from Foster Street 1900. Written on back: S.W. Sing Laundry, 487 Main St., Chandler & Hills (small paper, picture framing, stationary) 489 Main St., YMCA (top floor), Melrose Public…[More]

MHF042 (2).jpg
Date: 1900
Description: View of the YMCA located on 497 Main Street in 1900. The third home of the Melrose Public Library, 1895-1904. Written on back: YMCA decorated for 50th Ann. of Melrose 1900 and Melrose Public Library.…[More]

PHOTO_042.tif
Creator: Leach, Douglas
Date: 1954
Description: Written on back: Mrs. Caro Nims - Children's Librarian in her new office completed in Sept. 1954 in basement. Taken by Douglas Leach - December 1954.

PHOTO_041_resized.tif
Creator: Merrill Photo
Date: 1948
Description: Children's film program given by Miss Helen Anderson. Photo taken by Merrill Photo.

PHOTO_040_resized.tif
Creator: Merrill Photo
Date: 1948
Description: View of a film being shown in the Children's room. Miss Helen Anderson. Photo by Merrill Photo.

PHOTO_039 resized.tif
Creator: Merrill Photo
Date: 1948
Description: View of a children's program given by Children's Librarian. Photo by Merrill Photo.

PHOTO_038.tif
Creator: Melrose Public Library
Date: 1960
Description: View of Melrose Public Library Junior High room - March 1960. At the close of Miss Helen Anderson's report.

PHOTO_037.tif
Creator: Curtis, John
Date: 1961
Description: Written on back: Children's room looking toward Mother Goose clock, Juliana Mutti in desk, 4/61. Photo by John Curtis

PHOTO_036.tif
Creator: Melrose Public Library
Date: 1971
Description: View of the circulation desk in the Children's room.

PHOTO_035.tif
Creator: Shaw, Lawrence C.
Date: 1959
Description: Woman sitting in what is now the Archway room reading. Stamped on back: Photo by Lawrence C. Shaw, 226 Beech Avenue, Melrose 76, Mass. Feb 20, 1959.

PHOTO_034.tif
Creator: Melrose Public Library
Date: 1934
Description: Written on back: Elsie Hatch at children's desk, 1930-34. Children's room area is where the circulation desk is presently located on the main floor.

PHOTO_033.tif
Date: 1960
Description: Written on back: Miss Barbara Mason in basement room, March 1960

PHOTO_032_2.tif
Date: 1949
Description: View of the front of the library building before 1949. Written on back: Before 1949.

PHOTO_031_2.tif
Creator: Curtis, John
Date: 1961
Description: View of the library building from the corner of West Emerson Street and Lake Avenue. Written on back: Library building and Odlin house next door (Foster's owners), 4/61. Photo by John Curtis