About the Curator

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The Architectural History of Coralville Public Library exhibition is brought together by Melissa Curtis, whose pronouns are she/her/hers. Currently, she is completing a master’s degree in library and information science from the University of Iowa.

Groundbreaking News in 1986

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The collections and the support for the library grew that it was time for a bigger building. The image shows an August 1986 article from the Coralville Weekly Courier about the groundbreaking for the new building for the ever-growing Coralville Public Library.

NOTE: What is pictured isn’t the full article; please click the link to read the rest of the article.

Citation can be found on a Google Doc at this link: https://bit.ly/3cJs3jQ