Pauline Short Robinson - African American Library Pioneer



"This, despite being told by a supervisor years earlier that, “There would never be a professional Negro working at the Denver Public Library.”

It looks like its still true. No professional Negro/African-American/Black person seem to work at the main library. Not surprising, just...


Thank you for this great post! I was happy to learn more about the life of this influential, courageous woman.


We have a display of Pauline Robinson 's life from her own words at the Pauline Robinson Branch Library.
I'd like to see this info about the lawyer education - as that is not in her own words.

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