Issued in 1999
IS: 10-9/16 x 10-3/4 ins. PS: 14-1/16 x 14-1/4 ins.
Edition: 500 and 25 artist's proofs
Berkshire Athenaeum was established as a "free library" in 1871 in Berkshire County, Massachusetts. lt served as the library for generations of school children in the town of Pittsfield. In 1974, the building Trustees felt that the old building, though filled with charm and memories, could no longer serve as the library. It now houses the District Courts.