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1921 Construction of the foundation, October 6, 1921November 20: The Standard Construction Company completes the foundations of the central library
December 2: Horace Trumbauer signs a new contract based on the revised central library design
1922 First floor plan, 1922January 27: Horace Trumbauer completes new preliminary plans for the central library
February 21: Bids are opened for the erection of the building; the P. H. Kelly Company's bid of $1,367,000 is the lowest
March 1: The P. H. Kelly Construction Company is awarded the contract to erect the central library
March 16: Horace Trumbauer begins new detailed drawings of the central library
April 10: The P. H. Kelly Company begins construction of the central library
April 24: The Art Jury recommends approval of the revised plans of the central library

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