Andrew CarnegieAndrew Carnegie, (1835-1919) Scottish-American industrialist, philanthropist

Andrew Carnegie Quote

“There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.”

Andrew CarnegieAndrew Carnegie
~ Andrew Carnegie

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A.Woods, Gloucester

For the survival of democracy we need libraries now more than ever. In the words of President Lyndon Johnson, “Books and ideas are the most effective weapons against intolerance and ignorance.”


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