Richmond Branch Library - San Francisco, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 37° 46.911 W 122° 28.080
10S E 546846 N 4181744
Quick Description: The Richmond Branch in San Francisco.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 12/14/2011 1:25:24 PM
Waymark Code: WMDAG3
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member lenron
Views: 6

Long Description:
"Richmond/Senator Milton Marks Branch was the fourth branch established within the San Francisco Public Library system. The first location of the branch, in 1892, was at 809 Point Lobos Avenue (now Geary Blvd) and Parker Avenue. In 1914 a new Richmond Branch opened at the current location, the first library building in San Francisco constructed with Andrew Carnegie grant funds. In December 2000, the San Francisco Landmarks Board nominated Richmond Branch Library for designation as a city landmark. Funded by both a City bond measure and $6 million in Proposition 14 State bond funds, a newly renovated, seismically safe, accessible and technologically updated building opened in 2009." (visit link)
Classification of Library: Public Library (Open to all)

Internet access available: Yes - Your Laptop: Free

Hours of Operation:
Mon, Sat 10 am - 6 pm Tue-Wed 10 am - 9 pm Thu 1 pm - 9 pm Fri 1 pm - 6 pm Sun 1 pm - 5 pm


Approximate date of opening.: 1/1/1914

Library Website: [Web Link]

Additional Internet Connection Options: Not listed

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