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Gratia Countryman

Title: Bookmobile Article
Type: Newspaper
Date: May 12, 1922
Source: Minneapolis Journal

Description: One of Ms. Countryman's solutions to the problem of limited library access was to create a "bookmobile" to bring library books to the homes and workplaces of local citizens.
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Bookmobile Article

Activities:

  1. What are some of the advantages of being able to transport library materials by using a truck?



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  2. What are some disadvantages of getting your books from a library truck?



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  3. How did the library try to solve these problems?



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  4. What difference could getting books make in the lives of people who normally didn't get to read as much?



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