The Santa Cruz Public Library's Bookmobile

The Santa Cruz Public Library's Bookmobile at White Road and Calabasas. The Bookmobile was built by the Gerstenslager Company. It was a blue and yellow 10-ton Dodge Van able to hold 2,700 volumes. It began service in January 1972 and was declared officially 'dead' in December 1985.

Source of information: Notes on back of mounting

Souza (2). unpaged.
Date: August 1972
Type: PHOTO
Coverage:
  • Santa Cruz (County)
  • 1970s
Rights: This photograph is the property of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries, California. Courtesy of Heidi Jaeger-Smith.

Restrictions on Use
Identifier: LH-0687

Citation

“The Santa Cruz Public Library's Bookmobile.” August 1972. SCPL Local History. https://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/items/show/9859. Accessed 3 Dec. 2022.