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Detroit Public Library: Bowen Branch

3648 W. Vernor/W. Grand Blvd.
Detroit, Michigan
48216
(313) 481-1540
History The Bowen Branch opened in its present location on December 28, 1912. The branch is named in honor of an early member...
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Detroit Public Library Campbell Branch

8733 W. Vernor
Detroit, Michigan
48209
313.481.1550
History: September 1907 Branch 8, the Delray Branch opened on West End Avenue. January 1922 - December 1996 James Valenti...
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Detroit Public Library Chandler Park Branch

12800 Harper
Detroit, Michigan
48213
313.481.1560
History Named for the area it serves, the Chandler Park Branch opened in its present location on March 23, 1957. The branch...
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Detroit Public Library Chaney Branch

16101 Grand River
Detroit, Michigan
48227
313-481-1570
History The Chaney Branch was named in honor of the first Director of the Detroit Public Library, Henry Chaney. Professor Cha...
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Detroit Public Library Chase Branch

17731 W. Seven Mile
Detroit, Michigan
48235
313.481.1580
History In October 19, 1899, the Commissioners of the Detroit Public Library, anticipating the future, established a Branch D...
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Detroit Public Library Conely Branch

4600 Martin
Detroit, Michigan
48210
313.481.1590
History The Conely Branch Library on Detroit's Southwest side is one of the legacy of libraries that Andrew Carnegie bequeat...
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Detroit Public Library Duffield Branch

2507 W. Grand Blvd
Detroit, Michigan
48208
313.481-1710
History The Duffield Branch was named after Divie B. Duffield, who served as a member and president of the Detroit Library Com...
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Detroit Public Library Edison Branch

18400 Joy Road
Detroit, Michigan
48228
313-481-1720
History Named in honor of Thomas A. Edison, the Edison Branch originally opened December 9, 1948, in a rented storefront overl...
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Detroit Public Library Elmwood Park Branch

550 Chene
Detroit, Michigan
48207
313.481.1732
History The Elmwood Park Branch opened on April 21, 1975 in the Elmwood Park Plaza. It is the only branch located in a shoppi...
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Detroit Public Library Franklin Branch

13651 E. McNichols
Detroit, Michigan
48205
313.481.1740
History Named for the great American statesman, philosopher, and man of letters, Franklin was first opened January 23, 1929 as...
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Detroit Public Library Hubbard Branch

12929 W. McNichols
Detroit, Michigan
48235
313.481.1750
History The Hubbard Branch of the Detroit Public Library was opened February 15, 1951, in rented quarters at 13422 W. McNicho...
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Detroit Public Library Jefferson Branch

12350 E. Outer Drive
Detroit, Michigan
48224
313.481.1760
History The Jefferson Branch of the Detroit Public Library was opened in rented quarters on Warren Avenue, September 27, 1937...
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Detroit Public Library Knapp Branch

13330 Conant
Detroit, Michigan
48212
313.481.1770
History The Knapp Branch was named for Elisabeth Knapp, the former chief of the Detroit Public Library's Children's Department...
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Detroit Public Library Lincoln Branch

1221 E. Seven Mile
Detroit, Michigan
48203
313.481.1780
History The Lincoln Branch of the Detroit Public Library was opened in its present location on October 29, 1951. It is named ...
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Detroit Public Library: Main Branch

5201 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, Michigan
48202
(313) 481-1300
The Detroit Public Library (DPL) is the largest library system in the state of Michigan. The Main Library and its neighborhood ...
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Detroit Public Library Mark Twain Annex

4741 Iroquois
Detroit, Michigan
48214
313-481-1790
In the Mt. Calvary Baptist Church History Mark Twain Annex opened in June, 1998 to fill the need for a library in the area...
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Detroit Public Library Monteith Branch

14100 Kercheval
Detroit, Michigan
48215
313.481.1800
History The Monteith Branch was named in honor of the first president of the University of Michigan, Rev. John Monteith, a gr...
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Detroit Public Library Parkman Branch

1766 Oakman
Detroit, Michigan
48238
313.481.1810
History The Parkman Branch opened at its present location on April 16, 1931. It is named in honor of the American historian, ...
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Detroit Public Library Redford Branch

21200 Grand River
Detroit, Michigan
48219
313.481.1820
History The Redford Branch was named for the area in which it serves. It opened at its present location February 16, 1981. Th...
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Detroit Public Library Sherwood Forest Branch

7117 W. Seven Mile
Detroit, Michigan
48221
313.481.1840
History Established in 1942, with the present building opening in February 20, 1951. The branch was named for the area of the...
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Detroit Public Library Skillman Branch

121 Gratiot
Detroit, Michigan
48226
313.481.1850
History The Rose & Robert Skillman Branch of the Detroit Public Library, formerly called the Downtown Library (opened January ...
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Detroit Public Library Wilder Branch

7140 E. Seven Mile
Detroit, Michigan
48234
313.481.1870
History The Wilder branch was named after Laura Ingalls Wilder, author of many children's stories of pioneer life. The branch...
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