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Landa Library 75th Anniversary: Landa Through the Years


Hannah Landa Memorial Branch Library - 1940s

Hannah Landa Memorial Branch Library Dedication

Library Plaque

First library users


Interesting facts about the Library in the 1940s:

  • The first librarian was Charlotte Ryan
  • There were stairs leading to the front door
  • The Landa's door was used as the Library's front door
  • The Library opened with only 1,000 books
    • The collection was developed for teachers and educators
  • Gramer's Iron Works designed the first library shelves
    • Gramer's was also used for the Landa's home decor
  • The skylight was a part of the Landa's home