Curtis Memorial Library

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For the library in Brunswick, Maine, see Curtis Memorial Library (Brunswick, Maine).
Curtis Memorial Library
Location 175 E. Main St
Meriden, Connecticut
Architect Richard Williams
NRHP Reference # 81000618[1]
Added to NRHP April 27, 1981

The Curtis Memorial Library, now the Augusta Curtis Cultural Center, is a historic former library building at 175 East Main Street in Meriden, Connecticut.It was designed by New Haven architect Richard Williams in the Classical Revival style, and was completed in 1903. The building was a gift to the city from Augusta Munson Curtis in honor of her husband George, who was one of the city's leading businessmen and onetime mayor.[2] It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1981.[1]

Coordinates: 41°32′09″N 72°47′50″W / 41.5358°N 72.7973°W / 41.5358; -72.7973

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Curtis Memorial Library" (PDF). National Park Service. Retrieved 2015-01-20.