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Read about the Packhorse Library Program of the 1930s.

Read about the Packhorse Library Program of the 1930s.

Many of our patrons showed interest in our facebook post about the Packhorse Library Program, which was a 1930s New Deal program that employed primarily women librarians who delivered library books by horseback in remote areas of eastern Kentucky. This book, available at the Parsons Public Library,  is a fictionalized account of a packhorse librarian.