Brookville in Franklin County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Brookville's Carnegie Library
Erected 1995 by Indiana Historical Bureau, and Friends of Brookville Town-Township Library. (Marker Number 24.1995.2.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Education • Paleontology. In addition, it is included in the Carnegie Libraries, and the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1912.
Location. 39° 25.474′ N, 85° 0.749′ W. Marker is in Brookville, Indiana, in Franklin County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 52) north of East 9th Street, on the right when traveling north. Located on the front lawn of the Brookville Library in Brookville, Indiana. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 919 Main Street, Brookville IN 47012, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this markerGoodwin Home (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brookville College (about 500 feet away); James Brown Ray (about 600 feet away); The Purple Heart (about 600 feet away); Old Brookville Church and Cemetery (about 800 feet away); Brookville's Grandstand (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brookville Historic District (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Courthouse Square (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brookville.
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1. Andrew Carnegie ::. Courtesy:: "Herald Films" is a video tribute to Andrew Carnegie's thoughts, photos, and locations. In his day - the richest man in the world "Gave It Away". (Submitted on July 18, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
2. Video - Biography of Andrew Carnegie (Courtesy - YouTube):. (Submitted on February 6, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 18, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 610 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on July 18, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.