Golden Gate Valley Branch Library - San Francisco, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 37° 47.811 W 122° 25.730
10S E 550285 N 4183429
Quick Description: The Golden Gate Valley Branch Library was originally a Carnegie Library.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/6/2009 1:05:23 PM
Waymark Code: WM65EF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member The Blue Quasar
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Long Description:
"For Golden Gate Valley, the fourth San Francisco Carnegie, a 50'x125' corner lot was purchased for $9000, of which $1500 was raised by residents of the area. Noted architect Ernest Coxhead designed the Italian Renaissance building which resembles a Roman basilica with its long narrow rectangle and curved apse visible on three sides. In a residential area in the Marina, south of Lombard Street at the corner of Octavia and Green streets, the library is sited immediately adjacent to the sidewalk. It was completed at a cost of $43,000." (visit link)
Classification of Library: Public Library (Open to all)

Internet access available: Yes - Your Laptop: Free

Hours of Operation:
Sun Closed M 10-6 Tu 10-6 W 12-8 Th 1-7 F 1-6 Sat 1-6


Approximate date of opening.: 01/01/1918

Library Website: [Web Link]

Additional Internet Connection Options: Not listed

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