Wilberforce in Greene County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Carnegie Library (1907)
This library erected & given to Wilberforce University through the munificent kindness of Mr Andrew Carnegie MDCCCCIV
Erected by National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Charity & Public Work • Education. In addition, it is included in the Carnegie Libraries 📚, and the Historically Black Colleges and Universities 🎓 series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1907.
Location. 39° 43.046′ N, 83° 52.934′ W. Marker is in Wilberforce, Ohio, in Greene CountyTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilberforce OH 45384, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kezia Emery Hall (1913) (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Wilberforce University Campus at Tawawa Springs (within shouting distance of this marker); Martin Robison Delany (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Central State University (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brigadier General Benjamin Oliver Davis, Sr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Payne Theological Seminary (approx. 0.2 miles away); Paul Robeson (approx. ¼ mile away); Hallie Quinn Brown (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilberforce.
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