Buckfield Library, Buckfield, 1900-1906

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Architecture commission for John D. Long at 5 Turner Street in Buckfield, ME, 1900–1906. The commission is associated with John Calvin Stevens. This item is part of the Stevens Architects drawings and records collection.

The Zadoc Long Free Library is the public library of Buckfield, Maine, United States. It is located at 5 Turner Street in a small wood-frame building designed by John Calvin Stevens and built in 1901. It was a gift to the town from Buckfield native John Davis Long in honor of his father Zadoc, and was the town's first library.

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  • Title: Buckfield Library, Buckfield, 1900-1906
  • Address: 5 Turner Street, Buckfield, Oxford County, ME
  • Client: John D. Long
  • Creation Date: 1900–1906
  • Subject Date: 1900–1906
  • Primary Architects: John Calvin Stevens
  • Contributing Architects: John Calvin Stevens and John Howard Stevens Architects
  • Object Type: Text and Image
  • Subtype: architectural drawing
  • Media/Genre: floor plans; presentation drawings; elevations; architectural elements; cross sections; site plans; alterations;
  • Materials: graphite on tracing paper; ink on tracing paper; graphite on linen; ink on linen; hand coloring;
  • Local Code: Coll. 209, 4-E-8
  • Collection: Stevens Architects drawings and records collection
  • Number of items in commission: 32

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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