Danforth Memorial Library

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Danforth Memorial Library
Danforth Memorial Library is located in Passaic County, New Jersey
Danforth Memorial Library
Location 250 Broadway, Paterson, New Jersey
Coordinates 40°55′5″N 74°9′52″W / 40.91806°N 74.16444°W / 40.91806; -74.16444Coordinates: 40°55′5″N 74°9′52″W / 40.91806°N 74.16444°W / 40.91806; -74.16444
Area 1.5 acres (0.61 ha)
Built 1905
Architect Henry Bacon
Architectural style Classical Revival
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 84002782[1]
NJRHP # 2371[2]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP March 1, 1984
Designated NJRHP January 4, 1983

Danforth Memorial Library, also known as the Paterson Free Public Library, is located in Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey, United States. The library was built in 1905 and was added to the National Register of Historic Places on March 1, 1984.

The Library houses the city's art collection, mostly of painting 19th century paintings donated to the city.[3]

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