Covington in Fountain County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Covington Carnegie Library
Erected by United States Department of the Interior.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Charity & Public Work • Education • Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the Carnegie Libraries series list.
Location. 40° 8.422′ N, 87° 23.758′ W. Marker is in Covington, Indiana, in Fountain County. Marker is at the intersection of Fifth Street and Crockett Street, on the right when traveling north on Fifth Street. On South - East Corner. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Covington IN 47932, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fountain County Clerk's Building (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Covington - Indiana City Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); The House With The Lions (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fountain County (Indiana) Court House (approx. ¼ mile away); Fountain County Centennial Memorial Fountain County Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Twentieth Century Functional Commercial Building (approx. ¼ mile away); Esther Test Wallace (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
Also see . . .
1. Andrew Carnegie. A "Herald Films" video tribute to Andrew Carnegie's thoughts, photos, and locations. In his day - the richest man in the world "Gave It Away". (Submitted on March 9, 2009, 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.)
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