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Martin, Robert Sidney, ed. Carnegie Denied: Communities Rejecting Carnegie Library Construction Grants 1898-1925. Westport, Ct.: Greenwood Press, 1993.

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Van Slyck, Abigail A. Free to All: Carnegie Libraries and American Culture 1890-1920. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1995. 

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