1. Kalamazoo Public Library, Ground breaking, 1958
Ground breaking ceremony for the new library building, March 1958. Left to right: M. Eugene Malone, chairman of the Citizens Committee for the Public Library, Robert C. Innis, vice president of the Kalamazoo Board of Education, Mark Crum, library director, Alexis Praus, museum director. The remains of the old library can be seen in the background. Kalamazoo Gazette photo.