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Riverbank in Stanislaus County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Riverbank Historical Museum

 
 
Riverbank Historical Museum Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Syd Whittle, May 29, 2009
1. Riverbank Historical Museum Marker
Inscription.
This building was constructed in 1921 by the Andrew Carnegie Foundation and served as a public library. In 1996 it was placed into the National Registry of Historic Places. The history of our community is preserved in this museum by the Riverbank Historical Society.
 
Erected 1997 by Estanislao Chapter No.58, E Clampus Vitus.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Carnegie Libraries, and the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
 
Location. 37° 44.17′ N, 120° 56.173′ W. Marker is in Riverbank, California, in Stanislaus County. Marker is on Sante Fe Street, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located at the Riverbank Historical Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3237 Santa Fe Street, Riverbank CA 95367, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Langworth (approx. 2.4 miles away); Oakdale Railroad Depot (approx. 5.4 miles away); Andrew McGinnes (approx. 6.6 miles away); Modesto Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 6.6 miles away); Grand Army of the Republic (approx. 6.6 miles away); Silent City (approx. 6.6 miles away); Empire City (approx. 7.1 miles away); a different marker also named Empire City (approx. 7.1 miles away).
 
Regarding Riverbank Historical Museum.
Riverbank Historical Museum and Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Syd Whittle, May 29, 2009
2. Riverbank Historical Museum and Marker
This site was placed on the Registry of Historic Places on 10/10/1996
 
Also see . . .
1. Riverbank. Information on the community. (Submitted on May 30, 2009.) 

2. Carnegie Library - Riverbank. This is one of four Craftsman style California Carnegies and one of the last three Carnegies constructed in California. (Submitted on December 16, 2009.) 
 
Additional keywords. Carnegie Library
 
Categories. 20th CenturyNotable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,071 times since then and 90 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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