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Phoenix in Maricopa County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Rehabilitation of the Carnegie Library

 
 
Rehabilitation of the Carnegie Library Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, February 13, 2010
1. Rehabilitation of the Carnegie Library Marker
Inscription.
Department of Library, Archives and Public Records
Board Members:
Frank Kelly, Chairman, Speaker of the House Stan Turley, President of the Senate John Hays, State Senator Polly Rosenbaum, State Representative Sharon Turgeon, Director

This building designed by W. R. Norton (1853 – 1938) of Phoenix was constructed in 1907 – 1908 and was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974
Gerald A. Doyle, F.A.I.A. Architect for the rehabilitation
 
Erected 1986 by State of Arizona.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Carnegie Libraries marker series.
 
Location. 33° 26.865′ N, 112° 5.218′ W. Marker is in Phoenix, Arizona, in Maricopa County. Marker can be reached from West Washington Street near North 11th Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is mounted on the wall to the left of the entrance. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1101 West Washington Street, Phoenix AZ 85007, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Evans House (within shouting distance of this marker); 1897 Smurthwaite House
Rehabilitation of the Carnegie Library Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, February 13, 2010
2. Rehabilitation of the Carnegie Library Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Jacob Waltz (approx. mile away); Arizona Copper Company's Locomotive #2 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Boras Headframe (approx. 0.3 miles away); Arizona's U.S.S. Arizona Memorial - In Memory of the Gallant Men (approx. 0.4 miles away); Arizona World War II Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); U.S.S. Arizona Signal Mast (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Phoenix.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Carnegie Library image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, February 13, 2010
3. Carnegie Library
Additional Marker - To the Right of the Library Entrance. image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, February 13, 2010
4. Additional Marker - To the Right of the Library Entrance.
Rededication Ceremony
Carnegie Public Library
Phoenix, Arizona
February 14, 1987
Celebrated on the 75th anniversary
Of
Arizona Statehood
[State of Arizona 1912 – 1987 Anniversary Emblem]
Arizona Diamond Jubilee Commission
Barry Star, Chair The Honorable Rose Mofford The Honorable Polly Rosenbaum Adela Artola Allen Gerald Anton James e. Babbitt Gerald A. Doyle Kel M. Fox Delbert R. Lewis Lincoln Ragsdale, Sr. Budge Ruffner Evelyn Smith Marshall Trimble
 
 
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