Librarian History

A listing of librarians at the Henryetta Public Library is available to the public. It is as complete as possible with the information available at the present time, and will be updated and corrected as more information becomes available.  Hire Read More …

Library History

Beginnings The idea for the Henryetta Public Library began in 1904 when an interested group of citizens, known as the Bide-a-Wee Club, formed to improve the civic life of the community. In 1905, it reorganized as the Library Club with Read More …

Doughboy History

Henryetta Doughboy

Purchasing the Statue The local posts of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and the American Legion, along with local veterans and enlisted personnel, joined together in 1923 to raise funds to purchase a “Spirit of the American Doughboy” statue Read More …