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What happens at the Iowa City Public Library in just one day? Here are some numbers: 3406 items were checked out, 437 people came through the gates the first hour open, and 81 reference questions were answered at the Info Desk.

http://history.icpl.org/import/LibraryLinksPoster12x18.pdf
Held on June 27, 2014, Library Links raised more than $10,000 to support the work of the Iowa City Public Library.

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Thanks a Million! The Iowa City Public Library Friends Foundation has contributed more than $1,000,000 to enhance library services since 2010.

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The is the logo for the 25th anniversary of the Iowa City Public Library Friends Foundation.

icpl-century-1986.pdf
From the Foreward: In 1986, the Iowa City Public Library Foundation followed in the footsteps of the founders of the Iowa City Public Library who originally raised the funds necessary for our Library. Realizing the importance of our free public…

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Text on the front of the postcard reads, "Plum Grove, Historic Home of Robert Lucas/First Governor, Territory of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa." The caption on the back repeats the text of the front.

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The caption on the back of the postcard reads, "Mercy Hospital, Iowa City, Iowa." The number on the bottom right-hand corner of the back of the postcard reads C22640.

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The caption on the back of the postcard reads, "Clinton Street, Iowa City, Iowa, Home of the University of Iowa." Business signs shown include Moose, Woolworth's, the Deadwood, Iowa State Bank & Trust Company, Number on bottom left-hand corner reads…

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Photo from Iowa City Halloween celebration

http://history.icpl.org/import/icpl-fundraising-1987-gala-invite-001.pdf
1987 Silver Century Fundraising Gala invitation

witte-lv-001.pdf
Part One: Love Potion. The year is 1895, and love comes to the carnival. Sideshow barker William Deerfoot married his snake charmer sweet-heart Frances Jackett. For eighteen years, they hitched their wagons together

http://history.icpl.org/import/witte-lv-004.pdf
Brothers and sisters! It is time once again to visit that dark pit of crimes historical and transgressions allegorical; to trespass back in time to uncover the original (and the not so original) sins of Iowa's forefather's and mothers. Can I get an…

fpc_nd-147.pdf
Specifications for the construction of the spire of the North Presbyterian Church of Iowa City

fpc_1976-146_1923letter.pdf
Letter from A.B. Walker to Rev. Robert Reed regarding property that was deeded to the church

fpc_1976-145.pdf
Notice to appear and petition seeking to block demolition of First Presbyterian Church building, which is now known as Old Brick Church

fpc_1977-144.pdf
Letter from church leadership to members who purchased church fixtures regarding a request to sell those fixtures to Old Brick Associates, who had purchased the church building

fpc_1976-143.pdf
Bid from Gordon Russell Inc. to demolish church building

fpc_1976-142.pdf
Specifications for receiving bids to demolish church building
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