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Vergennes in Addison County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

The Bixby Memorial Free Library

 
 
The Bixby Memorial Free Library Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2017
1. The Bixby Memorial Free Library Marker
Inscription.

Erected to the memory of
William G. Bixby
who generously bequeathed the fund
which made this building possible for
the benefit of the citizens of the
City of Vergennes

Dedicated October 1, 1912


 
Erected 1912 by the Trustees of Bixby Memorial Library.
 
Location. 44° 10.05′ N, 73° 15.21′ W. Marker is in Vergennes, Vermont, in Addison County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Vermont Route 22A) and Macdonough Drive, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 258 Main Street, Vergennes VT 05491, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Vergennes 150th Anniversary (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Commodore Thomas Macdonough (about 600 feet away); Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away); Early Life Along Otter Creek in Vergennes (about 600 feet away); The Vergennes Pump House (about 700 feet away); Commerce at the Crossroads (about 800 feet away); Macdonough Shipyard (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vergennes.
 
Also see . . .
The Bixby Memorial Free Library and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2017
2. The Bixby Memorial Free Library and Marker
 A Brief History of Bixby Memorial Free Library. (Submitted on October 24, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkEducationMan-Made Features
 
The Bixby Memorial Free Library image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 7, 2017
3. The Bixby Memorial Free Library
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 24, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 61 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 24, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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