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Port Jervis in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

1903 Library

 
 
1903 Library Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 1, 2017
1. 1903 Library Marker
Inscription.

Port Jervis Free Library
Chartered Sept 29 1892
Only Carnegie Library
in Orange County New York
Site given by Peter Farnum

 
Erected 2015 by the William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Carnegie Libraries marker series.
 
Location. 41° 22.575′ N, 74° 41.488′ W. Marker is in Port Jervis, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Pike Street (U.S. 6/209) west of Broome Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 138 Pike Street, Port Jervis NY 12771, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Port Jervis (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); War on Terrorism Memorial (about 400 feet away); 12pd. Napoleon Cannon (about 400 feet away); U.S. Naval Services Honored Dead (about 400 feet away); World War II Memorial (about 400 feet away); Civil War Memorial (about 400 feet away); Vietnam War Memorial (about 400 feet away); Willmore Pavlich & Howard Tarkett WWII Memorial (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Jervis.
 
Also see . . .
1. Port Jervis Free Library.
1903 Carnegie Library and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 1, 2017
2. 1903 Carnegie Library and Marker
(Submitted on August 17, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Carnegie Libraries: The Future Made Bright. (Submitted on August 17, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Carnegie Collections at Columbia University. (Submitted on August 17, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. History of Andrew Carnegie and Carnegie Libraries. (Submitted on August 17, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkEducationMan-Made Features
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 17, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 107 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 17, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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