Library details: The Mercantile Library is a Special library.
This library is affiliated with The Mercantile Library. The collection of the library contains 80,000 volumes. The library circulates 5,000 items per year.
Other Info: The Mercantile Library is a membership library. It is a non-profit institution supported by members' annual subscriptions, gifts, and income from an endowment fund. The Library receives no tax support. The name refers not to the collection but to the Library's founders who were young merchants and clerks. Organized in 1835, it is the city's senior library and one of the oldest cultural institutions in the midwest.
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Administration: The director of the library is Albert Pyle .
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Record History: This listing was created on Jun 10, 2013 and was last modified on Jan 2, 2019.
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