Olney Public Library
* OPL was founded on Feb. 3, 1872.
** The first librarian was J.W. Wharf.
*** The first library housed only 1,725 books with only 31 listed as missing!
**** One of the library rules stated that no person, other than library staff, was allowed to handle the books on the shelves.
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- Olney, IL, USA
- member since August 1, 2012