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Donors to ICPL: The Buchanans

Photograph featuring Ellen & John Buchanan, long time major contributors to the Iowa City Public Library. In 1993, their pledge of a deferred gift of $525,000 was used as a challenge grant to help kickoff the"Funding the Future" campaign.


Iowa City Public Library, “Donors to ICPL: The Buchanans,” Iowa City Public Library DHP, accessed December 1, 2023,