This is an architectural photograph taken after the library was opened in 1968 of the office of Father Francis A. Small, Director of Libraries, located in the northeast corner of the library. There are ashtrays on the table and pipes on the desk.
Groundbreaking for a new library building began in 1967. With construction completed, the library was open to students in September 1968. The library was officially named the Nyselius Library in 1971 in honor of benefactors Gustav and Dagmar Nyselius.
Photographic print; black-and-white; 8 x 10 in.
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Gil Amiaga. "Nyselius Library, Office of Father Francis A. Small, Director of Libraries." 1968. Image Archive. Fairfield University Archives and Special Collections. https://digitalcommons.fairfield.edu/image-archive/22.
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