The Tate Library, Streatham. This library was one of three funded by Sir Henry Tate of Parkhill, Streatham. Designed by the architect Sydney R.Smith, it was opened by Sir Lyon Playfair M.P. in April 1891. View of the main reading room and stacks looking towards the reference room, with details of the lighting, coved ceiling and clear storey windows.
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