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Red Oak in Montgomery County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Red Oak Public Library

1909

 

—Iowa Historic Site —

 
Red Oak Public Library NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
1. Red Oak Public Library NRHP Marker
Inscription.

This property is listed in the
National Register of Historic Places
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The gift of
Andrew Carnegie

 
Erected by Iowa State Historical Department Division of Historic Preservation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Carnegie Libraries marker series.
 
Location. 41° 0.497′ N, 95° 13.81′ W. Marker is in Red Oak, Iowa, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street and Washington Avenue, on the right when traveling north on 2nd Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 North 2nd Street, Red Oak IA 51566, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Red Stone Boulder" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); George H. Hawkins Memorial (about 500 feet away); Red Oak Firehouse (about 600 feet away); World War Memorial (about 600 feet away); Mr. Richard H. Simpson (about 600 feet away); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away); Korean War Memorial (about 600 feet away); World War II Memorial (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Red Oak.
 
Also see . . .
Red Oak Public Library Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
2. Red Oak Public Library Marker

1. Red Oak Public Library. (Submitted on August 28, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Carnegie Libraries: The Future Made Bright. (Submitted on August 28, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. History of Andrew Carnegie and Carnegie Libraries. (Submitted on August 28, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. How Andrew Carnegie Turned His Fortune Into A Library Legacy (NPR, 2013). (Submitted on August 28, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. Red Oak Public Library National Register Info. (Submitted on August 28, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Red Oak Public Library image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
3. Red Oak Public Library
Red Oak Public Library and Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
4. Red Oak Public Library and Markers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 165 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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