Winslow Public Library, Winslow, ca. 1980
Contributed by Winslow Historical Preservation Committee
The original Winslow library building, on the east side of Lithgow Street in Winslow, was erected in 1926-27 at a cost of $3,000 on land donated by George Bassett.
Jennie Howard was the first librarian, serving from 1905 to 1933. Her compensation at one time was $52 a year.
Although, the library building still stands and is used by a local genealogical society, the town library was moved to a different location after the devastating Flood of 1987.
- Title: Winslow Public Library, Winslow, ca. 1980
- Creation Date: circa 1980
- Subject Date: circa 1980
- Town: Winslow
- County: Kennebec
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Local Code: 00021
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Winslow Historical Preservation Committee
Winslow Public Library, 136 Halifax Street, Winslow, ME 04901
Cross Reference Searches
LC Subject Headings
Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.