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1925 Completion of the exteriorFebruary 28: The exterior of central library is completed
Construction in the Periodical RoomJuly 29: The contract for the interior of the central library is awarded to F. W. Mark Construction Company for a bid of $2,417,241
1926 July 8: Horace Trumbauer completes the final revisions to the central library design
October 30: The old Central Library at Thirteenth and Locust Streets closes
1927 Moving books into the new Central LibraryJanuary 20: The first books are moved into the Central Library

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