Hennepin County Library Truck, 1939
The truck stopped at the Pippel farm near Robbinsdale, Minnesota to leave books with Mrs. Pippel. The caption accompanying this photo states, “Service is given to 23 branches, 13 stations, 86 schools and 260 farm houses. Over 500,000 books were lent last year.”
From the Minneapolis Public Library archival photograph collection, Special Collections.