Norwich in New London County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Once upon a time in Norwich…
The Otis Library
Opening in 1850, under the administration of Otis' handpicked Board of Trustees, Otis Library served the city at this location until it relocated to Main Street in 1962.
The Otis Library
Erected by The Otis Library.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1850.
Location. 41° 31.547′ N, 72° 4.568′ W. Marker is in Norwich, Connecticut, in New London County. Marker is at the intersection of Union Street and Church Street, on the right when traveling south on Union Street. Marker is mounted at eye-level, Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Broadway, Norwich CT 06360, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Central Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); David Ruggles Freedom Courtyard (within shouting distance of this marker); Angelo Sanquedolce Memorial Plaza (within shouting distance of this marker); Hopkins & Allen Gun Factory (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Norwich and Worcester Railroad (approx. 0.2 miles away); William A. Buckingham House (approx. 0.2 miles away); 26th Regiment Connecticut Volunteeers (approx. 0.3 miles away); Slater Museum (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norwich.
Also see . . . Otis Library website. (Submitted on April 28, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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