Daily Archives: June 15, 2019

June 15 in San Antonio history…

19031903 Carnegie Library
The San Antonio Public Library opens in the Carnegie-funded building on Market Street (right).

Plunging into space simultaneously from different planes, seven Brooks Field soldiers today floated gracefully to the ground in one of the most unusual parachute demonstrations ever attempted at a government field.

Construction workers at the new San Antonio Library were expected to return to work after a dispute involving metal cups, which some workers said were unsanitary.