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Library to restore historic Rosenberg carriage - The Galveston County Daily News : Local News

December 20, 2014

Library to restore historic Rosenberg carriage

Posted: Saturday, March 2, 2013 12:00 am | Updated: 10:08 am, Sat Mar 9, 2013.

GALVESTON — At the turn of the 20th century, mass-produced motor vehicles began sending the horse and buggy the way of, well, the horse and buggy. Although many of the animal-powered vehicles have since been lost to time and decay, others have ended up in unusual places, including the attic of the Rosenberg Library.

Curators at the library’s history museum recently uncovered a carriage in its storage area. They said the carriage dates to the late 1800s and may have belonged to Mollie Rosenberg, the wife of the library’s founder and namesake, Henry Rosenberg.

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