History’s Headlines: Books at War (WFMZ)

Enjoy this clip about “activist librarian” May Virginia Kunz Valencik, who served as director of the Allentown Public Library from 1942 to 1963, and how she mobilized the library for World War II:

https://www.wfmz.com/video/historys-headlines-books-at-war/video_c64ae58d-501c-5b46-a486-dfe392b7bc47.html

Bonus: How did she use hats in her library advocacy? Check out the video to find out!

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