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Anthony in Harper County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Carnegie Library

 
 
Carnegie Library Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 25, 2012
1. Carnegie Library Marker
Inscription.

This building given
the People of Anthony by
Anthony Carnegie
of New York City
A.D. MCMIX
Mauran - Russell Architects

 
Erected 1911 by Carnegie Corporation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Carnegie Libraries marker series.
 
Location. 37° 9.154′ N, 98° 1.664′ W. Marker is in Anthony, Kansas, in Harper County. Marker is at the intersection of Springfield Avenue and Main Street (Kansas Highway 44), on the left when traveling north on Springfield Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Anthony KS 67003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); September 11, 2001 Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Destination Topolobampo (approx. 0.6 miles away); Old Runnymede Church (approx. 9.2 miles away); U.S. (Army) Sgt. Willsun Marcus Wayne Mock (approx. 9.3 miles away); Jeff Long Post No. 104 (approx. 9.3 miles away); The Ole Harper Fountain (approx. 9.3 miles away); Veteran's Memorial Hall (approx. 12.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Anthony.
 
Regarding Carnegie Library.
Carnegie Library and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 25, 2012
2. Carnegie Library and Marker
As of 2012, the library building is empty and deteriorating.
 
Also see . . .
1. Carnegie Libraries: The Future Made Bright. (Submitted on January 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Carnegie Collections at Columbia University Libraries. (Submitted on January 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Andrew Carnegie Bio. (Submitted on January 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkEducation
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 239 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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