New Willa Cather Exhibit at The New York Society Library

This fall I had planned on doing a walking tour of Willa Cather sites in Manhattan, but a foot injury has temporarily put the kibosh on long walks for me. However, last week I was able to make it to… Read More ›


Library: Carnegie-Stout Public, Dubuque, Iowa

Henry L. Stout (bio) Carnegie-Stout Public Library360 W. 11th StreetDubuque, IA 52001 website Carnegie grant date: January 12, 1901Grant amount: $60,000Library opened to public: October 20, 1902Architects: Williamson & SpencerStyle: Neo-Classical RevivalistAddition built: 1981Current holdings: 270,000 volumes; 600 periodicals &… Read More ›