Library to celebrate centennial Wednesday
Published 09/19/2009, Park Rapids Enterprise
It was 1909. U.S. explorer Robert Peary was declared the first man to reach the North Pole. Henry Ford’s Model T – “the car for the multitudes” – had hit the market. Mary Pickford claimed fame in the starring role of “Her First Biscuits.” And Park Rapids’ Andrew Carnegie Library began welcoming patrons on West 2nd Street.Word count: 1023
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