TITLE

Seattle's Library Grande

AUTHOR(S)
Saskal, Rich
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/21/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31889, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the opening of the Central Library in Seattle, Washington on May 23, 2004.
ACCESSION #
13194901

 

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