Posted by: Government & Heritage Library | January 13, 2010

Picture of the Week: Librarian Katherine Case and Pack Library bookmobile

This week’s image of the week is “Librarian Katherine Case and Pack Library bookmobile”.

This photo was taken in 1951 in Asheville, NC.  The description of the photograph reads “several young borrowers are gathered around the Pack Memorial Library book mobile.  Librarian Katherine Case is seated at the door checking out books.  Ms. Case drove the bookmobile from 1939 until 1977.  She continued working part-time at the library until her death in February, 2001. Bookmobile service was discontinued in Buncombe County in 2005.”

To view this item in the digital repository click here:,85

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