Behind The Stacks

Digging Up the Past … Without A Shovel

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02-27Behind the Stacks

By Rachel Hamburg Rolled about a broomstick and jammed beneath a bed, a map of the old Prairie Grove-Fayetteville railroad waited to be discovered by a woman going through her late father’s possessions. She eventually donated it to the Fayetteville Public Library, where it found refuge in the Grace Keith Genealogical Collection. Among such diverse…

Breaking Grad

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Behind Stacks

As the appointed library representative to the social committee, I extend Fayetteville Public’s cordial welcome to incoming students. You have a lot to learn your first weeks of college, but don’t forget that your public library can help. Top Ten reasons to get an FPL library card 10. Three magic words: Free parking garage. 9….