Flag to Fly at Friedman Library, 1971

Friedman Library Flag Picture 8-22-71.jpg

Title

Flag to Fly at Friedman Library, 1971

Subject

Tuscaloosa Public Library
Public libraries

Description

Raising of the new flag at the Tuscaloosa Public Library when the library was the Friedman Library, 1305 Greensboro Avenue.

Source

Tuscaloosa News Archive

Date

August 22, 1971

Contributor

Tuscaloosa Public Library

Type

Newspaper

Identifier

1993

Coverage

Tuscaloosa (AL)

Text

Mr. and Mrs. Tom Shumaker have given a flagpole and flag to the Friedman Library. Mr. Shumaker is chairman of the library. The flagpole was used for the first time on Friday. Shown hoisting the flag on the 40-foot pole are, left to right, Mrs. Sam Sasser, librarian; Mrs. Grover Golson, children's librarian; Cliff Armstrong, library treasure; and Miss Camille Huxford, library page. Mrs. Sasser who has been the librarian since 1962, said it is the first time the library has ever had a flagpole and flag. The pole was erected by the county.

Original Format

Newspaper

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