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1870 – Public Library, Cincinnati, Ohio

Architect: James W. McLaughlin



Opened in 1870 and in later years known as Old Main. The main hall with its towering book stacks and clearly expressed metal structure was a fantastic internal space. Lit by tall slender windows as well as a series of rooflights. Demolished in 1955.

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