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The Original C. Burr Artz Library

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, August 11, 2019
1. The Original C. Burr Artz Library Marker
Inscription.  "...Purchase a lot of land in said Frederic eligibly situated and to erect thereon a building suitable to be occupied and used as a public library...the said librry shall at all times be known and called the 'C. Burr Artz Library' and shall at all times be kept open for the use of the inhabitants of said Frederic..."
-Will of Margaret Catherine Thomas Artz, 1887

The original C. Burr Artz Library was located at the corner of Record and Council Streets.
 
Location. 39° 24.77′ N, 77° 24.53′ W. Marker is in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from South Carroll Street north of East All Saints Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 110 East Patrick Street, Frederick MD 21701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War Hospital Center (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Hill Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Diehl Memorial Fountain (within shouting distance of this marker); The Story of Community Bridge (about 300 feet
The Original C. Burr Artz Library Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, August 11, 2019
2. The Original C. Burr Artz Library Marker
away, measured in a direct line); 1862 Antietam Campaign (about 400 feet away); Hospitals in Frederick (about 400 feet away); One Vast Hospital (about 400 feet away); Old Freight Depot (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frederick.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 12, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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