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Newtown in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Cyrenius H. Booth Library

 
 
Cyrenius H. Booth Library Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 12, 2011
1. Cyrenius H. Booth Library Marker
Inscription.
Cyrenius H. Booth Library
Has Been Placed On The
National Register
Of Historic Places
By The United States
Department of the Interior
1932

 
Location. 41° 24.736′ N, 73° 18.504′ W. Marker is in Newtown, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Connecticut Route 25) and Church Hill Road (Connecticut Route 6), on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Click for map. Located on the front of the Cyrenius H. Booth Library. Marker is at or near this postal address: 25 Main Street, Newtown CT 06470, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rochambeau (within shouting distance of this marker); Newtown Meeting House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Newtown (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rev. John Beach, A.M. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Newtown Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); In Commemoration (approx. 0.4 miles away); Washington – Rochambeau Revolutionary Route (approx. 0.4 miles away); Where Rochambeau Crossed the Housatonic River (approx. 3.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Newtown.
 
Regarding Cyrenius H. Booth Library. The Cyrenius H.
Cyrenius H. Booth Library image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 12, 2011
2. Cyrenius H. Booth Library
The marker is at the right of the entrance door.
Booth Library was a posthumous gift of Newtown's benefactress, Mary Elizabeth Hawley. It was named after her maternal grandfather who served as a physician in Newtown for fifty years, between 1820 and his death in 1871.
 
Also see . . .  Cyrenius H. Booth Library. (Submitted on May 13, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Cyrenius H. Booth Library Sign image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 12, 2011
3. Cyrenius H. Booth Library Sign
1932
The
Cyrenius H.
Booth
Library
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 506 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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