1963

The Cyrus McCormick Mansion was torn down, but the ALA headquarters did not move. A new building was designed and constructed on the same site. The current building in the same site was dedicated as ALA headquarters in 1963.

The Cyrus McCormick Mansion was torn down, but the ALA headquarters did not move. A new building was designed and constructed on the same site. The current building in the same site was dedicated as ALA headquarters in 1963.

The Library History Bluff Blog shows a rendering of a the proposed new building as depicted on a 1960 postcard.