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Enoch Pratt Free Library book wagon during visit to Dallas Street, Baltimore

1945 Photograph of the Enoch Pratt Free Library book wagon during a visit to the 1000 block Dallas Street in Baltimore, Maryland. An African American boy, standing at the head of the horse attached to the book wagon, reads a book held in his one hand while holding the horse's bridle with his other hand.


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Taken on August 16, 1945