Lithgow Library, Augusta, ca. 1907

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Lithgow Library, Augusta, ca. 1907

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Description

This postcard is one of several created throughout the early 20th century depicting Lithgow Public Library.

The Library is named for Llewellyn Lithgow, who willed $20,000 to the city of Augusta to build a public library. Andrew Carnegie also contributed $9,000 toward the construction costs. Lithgow Library still serves Augusta and surrounding communities.

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About This Item

  • Title: Lithgow Library, Augusta, ca. 1907
  • Creator: Berry Paper Co., Lewiston, ME
  • Creation Date: circa 1907
  • Subject Date: circa 1907
  • Town: Augusta
  • County: Kennebec
  • State: ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 14 cm
  • Local Code: Postcards -- 002
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Lithgow Public Library
45 Winthrop Street, Augusta, ME 04330
(207) 626-2415
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