Prescott in Yavapai county, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Prescott Public Library
Prescott Public Library provides access to books, magazines and newspapers, computers and internet access, Summer Reading programs, story hours, special programs, meeting rooms and an ongoing Friends Book Sale that includes some of the original book stacks from the Carnegie Library. The Prescott Public Library is one of the most extensively used library facilities in the state, and parking is always
Erected by The Bumpus Trust.
Location. 34° 32.354′ N, 112° 27.971′ W. Marker is in Prescott, Arizona, in Yavapai county. Marker can be reached from South Alarcon Street south of East Goodwin Street. Touch for map. Marker is near the oak tree in the southeast corner of the parking lot that is on the south side of the library. Marker is at or near this postal address: 215 East Goodwin Street, Prescott AZ 86303, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nob Hill (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Howey's Hall (about 700 feet away); The International Society of Arboriculture and the National Arborist Association Hotel Vendome (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Goldwater Brothers Mercantile (approx. 0.2 miles away); Prescott High School and the Yavapai Club (approx. 0.2 miles away); Prescott (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Carnegie Library (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Prescott.
Regarding Prescott Public Library. In 2006 a $6 million library expansion and renovation project added 14,000 square feet to the original 24,000 square foot building. The library now has over half a million visitors every year, and is known as "Prescott's Living Room."
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 791 times since then. Last updated on February 23, 2012, by Toni Kaus of Prescott, Arizona. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 15, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 4. submitted on July 13, 2009, by Joseph Cavinato of Fountain Hills, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.