Additional space for the library's stacks was constructed under adjacent Bryant Park inand the branch's Main Reading Room was restored in July 9, DNAinfo New York.
Possibly the first renovation of the Catalog Room occurred in when its ceiling was repainted. The New Yorker. New York Libraries Architecture news. That wedding scene and episode broke my heart. There are alcoves on the side walls, supported by columns with Corinthian capitalswhich are intended for murals.
In addition, it includes first editions and copies from notable writers, including William Shakespearecopies of The Pilgrim's Progress printed beforeVoltaire 's entire work, and Walt Whitman 's personal copies of his own work. My friends and I use to really enjoy this show when we were in college.
Public Library Association. Straight House. This is so cool.