Well the back-story is that one of the first libraries built with Carnegie money was constructed in Johnstown, PA in 1889 after the original building was swept away in a disastrous flood which killed 2,000 people. Carnegie Catechism:
- What was the cause of the flood?
- A failed dam on the South Fork of the Little Conemaugh River.
- And who built the dam?
- South Fork Fishing and Hunting Club
- And who owned the SFFHC?
- Fifty local magnates including Andrew Carnegie