• Created Date
  • c. 1920
  • Description
  • Colored postcard. Caption on back reads: ""Public Library located on the 5th avenue and 42nd street. Covers two entire city blocks, is built entirely of marble and cost nine million dollars. Opened for public use May 23, 1911, and contains over two million volumes and is said to be the most complete library in the country."" Postcard was never mailed. Library Postcards. New York. Artist's rendering. 14 x 9 cm.