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Livermore Carnegie Library and Park - Livermore, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 37° 40.784 W 121° 46.115
10S E 608586 N 4170994
Quick Description: The old Carnegie library and the park that surrounds it.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 1/9/2012 4:59:45 PM
Waymark Code: WMDFM5
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 3

Long Description:
The library was opened in 1911 using a Carnegie grant of $10,000. It was a library from 1911 to 1966. Currently it's a museum. The building was designed by W.H. Weeks. Weeks incorporated pedimented central portico supported by Greek Ionic columns in the architecture. The building was renovated in the 1970s and became a local historical landmark in the 1980s.
Street address:
2155 3rd St.,
Livermore, CA USA

County / Borough / Parish: Alameda

Year listed: 2011

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event

Periods of significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924

Historic function: Education

Current function: Recreation And Culture

Privately owned?: no

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 1: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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