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Marathon in Cortland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Peck Library

 
 
Peck Library Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, March 17, 2010
1. Peck Library Marker
Inscription.
Library and 600 Seat Opera
House Constructed May 1894
To May 1895. Willed to the
People of Martathon by Mrs.
Mercena Brink Peck A.D. 1891

 
Erected by Marathon Area Historical Soc.
 
Location. 42° 26.479′ N, 76° 1.985′ W. Marker is in Marathon, New York, in Cortland County. Marker is on East Main Street (County Route 221), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 28 East Main Street, Marathon NY 13803, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Old Abbey (approx. 10.4 miles away); Public Square (approx. 10.4 miles away); Early Turnpike (approx. 10.4 miles away); First Church (approx. 10.4 miles away); Berkshire (approx. 12.2 miles away); Port Watson (approx. 12.6 miles away); Lock 107 (approx. 17 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. United States Department of the Interior, National Park Service, National Register of Historic Place. (Submitted on March 19, 2010, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
2. Peck Memorial Library - Hours of Operation and Events Calendar. (Submitted on March 19, 2010, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
Peck Memorial Library & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, March 17, 2010
2. Peck Memorial Library & Marker

 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicNotable BuildingsNotable Persons
 
Peck Memorial Library image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, March 17, 2010
3. Peck Memorial Library
The Peck Library is on the National Register image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, March 17, 2010
4. The Peck Library is on the National Register
Peck Memorial Library image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, March 17, 2010
5. Peck Memorial Library
Peck Memorial Library - Detail image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, March 17, 2010
6. Peck Memorial Library - Detail
The faded paint on the front of the building which says "Theater" is painted on top of the words "Opera House.
<i>Marathon Library and Opera House, Marathon, N.Y.</i> image. Click for full size.
Postcard by Wm. Jubb, circa 1910
7. Marathon Library and Opera House, Marathon, N.Y.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 678 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   7. submitted on . • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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