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Ogdensburg in St. Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ogdensburg Public Library

 
 
Ogdensburg Public Library Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2014
1. Ogdensburg Public Library Marker
Inscription.  
Rebuilt by
George Hall and John C. Howard
1922
The central part of this building was originally the Rosseel Mansion afterward converted into the summer residence of George C. Clark of New York City. In the year 1895 it became the Ogdensburg Public Library through the generosity of Mr. Clark and the contributions of public-spirited citizens.

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkEducationMan-Made FeaturesSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 44° 41.944′ N, 75° 29.594′ W. Marker is in Ogdensburg, New York, in St. Lawrence County. Marker is on Washington Street east of State Street, on the left when traveling east. Marker is on the outdoor portico at the library entrance. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 312 Washington Street, Ogdensburg NY 13669, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ogdensburg And Forsyth: Friends Or Enemies (within shouting distance of this marker); 311 Washington Street (within shouting distance of this marker); How Ogdensburgh Captured Brockville
Ogdensburg Public Library image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2014
2. Ogdensburg Public Library
(within shouting distance of this marker); Remington Art Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Frederic Remington (1861 - 1909) (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Attack on the Fort (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sheriff Joseph York’s Stand (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ogdensburg.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 234 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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