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LH2992 Oshawa's First Library


Description
Media Type:
Image
Genealogical Resource
Item Type:
Paintings
Description:
A watercolour of Oshawa's Carnegie Library.
Notes:
This library stood on the south-west corner of Athol and Simcoe Streets. The land was purchased from Dr. Coburn in May 1906 and the building was completed by 1909 at a cost of $12,000, funded by the Carnegie Fund. It was in use until the opening of the McLaughlin Library on Bagot Street on December 1st, 1954. This building was demolished in January 1957.
Date of Original:
undated
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
LH2992
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.90012 Longitude: -78.84957
Copyright Statement:
Protected by copyright: Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Oshawa Public Libraries
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

Nicole Adams, Local History and Genealogy Librarian

65 Bagot Street

Oshawa, ON L1H 1N2

905-579-6111 EXT 5253

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LH2992 Oshawa's First Library


A watercolour of Oshawa's Carnegie Library.