A peek backwards – Local History exposing hidden gem series!

This blog post is the first in a series of hidden gems found at Robbins Library or it’s immediate vicinity.

The  Childrens Room (Junior Library) once upon a time…

A sepia toned photo. All historic photos can be found at the Digital Commonwealth site.

 

another view            

 

 

 

 

 

The following surprise image represents an original colorful (watercolor) rendering of the same room by the historic architectural firm – Gay and Proctor…

All Robbins Library’s historic image collections can be found at the Digital Commonwealth

Stay tuned for the next discovery.

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