Salisbury in Litchfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Nation's First Public Library
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1803.
Location. 41° 58.857′ N, 73° 25.363′ W. Marker is in Salisbury, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Library Street, on the left when traveling south on Main Street. Located next to the entrance to the Scoville Memorial Library. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 38 Main Street, Salisbury CT 06068, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Salisbury Academy (within shouting distance of this marker); Salisbury The Old Burying Ground (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Salisbury Veterans Monument (about 400 feet away); Salisbury Soldiers' Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Central New England Railroad (approx. 0.6 miles away); In Memory of Robert Scoville, M.A. (approx. 2.8 miles away); Canaan (approx. 3˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salisbury.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 11, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 1, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 971 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 1, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.