A Benevolent Bequest
— The Museum in the Streets —
At the time of library construction the Robert Miller house (1792) was the oldest house in Belfast and was moved to make room for the library.
Erected 2004 by The Belfast Historical Society and Museum, Inc., The City of Belfast, and the Belfast Community. (Marker Number 5.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1888.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War Hero (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Education First and Foremost (about 400 feet away); The Windsor Hotel (about 500 feet away); First Church (about 500 feet away); The Opera House (about 600 feet away); Welcome to Belfast (about 600 feet away); Main and High (about 600 feet away); The Circus Comes to Town (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belfast.
More about this marker. Marker #5 (of 30) in "The Museum in the Streets". The text on the Marker is in English, followed by a French translation.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 11, 2012, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 395 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 11, 2012, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.