From May 14, 1911
SECTIONAL VIEW OF NEW YORK’S PUBLIC LIBRARY: Some Idea of the Size and Completeness of the Structure May Be Had from the Accompanying Drawing. (PDF)
I love this illustration. I like to imagine that the cutaway walls are really like that, and you can go up to the roof of the library and slide down them.
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