Doe Centennial 1912-2012
Logo: Heart of the Campus: Doe Library 1912-2012
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Cornerstone Laying and Dedication
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  Address of Librarian, Joseph Rowell
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Charles Franklin Doe, Benefactor
John Galen Howard, Architect
Joseph C. Rowell, University Librarian
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Cornerstone Laying and Dedication

Doe Library, Invitation to cornerstone laying
CU 12, Box 1, UC Archives

Doe Library, Invitation to cornerstone laying

The cornerstone for Doe Library was laid Thanksgiving Day, 1908, and was formally dedicated on Charter Day, 1912, the date we celebrate as the Centennial of Doe Memorial Library.

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