Public Library, Davenport, Iowa

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This 1904 Carnegie Library, the largest west of the Mississippi River, was built at the cost of $75,000 donated by Andrew Carnegie. The building was designed by Boston architect Calvin Kiessling. Due to structural damage, the Carnegie building was demolished in 1968. The building was located at 399 North Main Street, Davenport, Scott County, Iowa. 1916 postmark. Number 221147.