Friendship Free Library

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Friendship Free Library
Friendship Free Library Jan 10.jpg
Friendship Free Library, January 2010
Friendship Free Library is located in New York
Friendship Free Library
Location 40 W. Main St., Friendship, New York
Coordinates 42°12′25″N 78°8′6″W / 42.20694°N 78.13500°W / 42.20694; -78.13500Coordinates: 42°12′25″N 78°8′6″W / 42.20694°N 78.13500°W / 42.20694; -78.13500
Area less than one acre
Built 1912
Architect Dockstader, Otis
Architectural style Classical Revival, Arts and Crafts
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 08000769[1]
Added to NRHP August 15, 2008

Friendship Free Library, also known as Pitt Memorial Library, is a historic library building located at Friendship in Allegany County, New York. Constructed of yellow brick in 1912, the building is composed of a five- by two bay, one story main block, with a large four by four bay block to the rear. The building features Arts and Crafts style decorative elements. The entrance is sheltered by a monumental gabled portico supported by four Corinthian columns.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2008.[1]


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