Dr. Melvil Dewey (Lake Placid, Florida)
South Florida Community College, Interlake Boulevard, Lake Placid, Florida
18 feet 8 inches high by 35 feet wide, completed 1991
Sponsor: Lake Placid Board of Realtors
Dr. Dewey was an educator, librarian and developer and is noted as the inventor of the Dewey Decimal System used by libraries around the world to sort books.