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Horse-drawn Bookmobile? July 29, 2010

Posted by dataduchess in Of Interest.
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Check out this image of what may be the first Bookmobile in the United States. Made in 1905 for the Washington County Library in Maryland, it was only around for 5 years before it was tragically, hit and destroyed by a train! Two years later it was finally replaced, but by a motorized version.

via Neatorama.

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1. mike - July 30, 2010

Looks like Abe Lincoln is driving the wagon!

2. dataduchess - July 30, 2010

whoa! It does! I didn’t notice that before!


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