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Roseau, St George, Dominica
 

Carnegie Library of Roseau

 
 
Carnegie Library of Roseau Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 17, 2016
1. Carnegie Library of Roseau Marker
Inscription.
This building is the gift
to the people of Dominica
of Andrew Carnegie Esquire
of Skibo Castle, Sutherland N.B.
A.D. 1905

 
Erected 1905.
 
Location. 15° 17.714′ N, 61° 23.14′ W. Marker is in Roseau, St George. Marker is on Victoria Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 8 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Neg Mawon Emancipation Monument (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); World Wars Memorial (about 150 meters away); Glory to the French from Dominica (about 150 meters away); Cecil E. A. Rawle (approx. 1.2 kilometers away); Edward Oliver Le Blanc (approx. 8 kilometers away in St Paul).
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicCharity & Public WorkMan-Made Features
 
Carnegie Library of Roseau Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 17, 2016
2. Carnegie Library of Roseau Marker
The marker can be seen on the far left of the building's front porch. Note the "Free Library" text on the building's front. It is still used as a library and community literacy center.
Office of the President of Dominica image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 17, 2016
3. Office of the President of Dominica
Across the street from the Carnegie Library.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 2, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 156 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 2, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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