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Carnegie Free Library (McKeesport, Pennsylvania)

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Built  1902
Designated PHLF  1979
Area  6,100 m²
NRHP Reference #  80003402
Opened  1902
Added to NRHP  15 October 1980
Carnegie Free Library (McKeesport, Pennsylvania)
Location  1507 Library Ave., McKeesport, Pennsylvania
Architect  East,William J.; Stratton,Daniel
Architectural style  Romanesque, Richardsonian Romanesque
People also search for  Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall, Carnegie Library of Homestead, McKeesport National Bank

The Carnegie Free Library in McKeesport, Pennsylvania, is a Public Library built with funds from Pittsburgh steel magnate Andrew Carnegie. McKeesport is located about 15 miles up the Monongahela River from Pittsburgh. The grant for this library was commissioned April 2, 1899. Out of approximately 1,688 libraries funded by Carnegie in America, McKeesport's was the 12th he commissioned. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.

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