Southworth Library

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Southworth Library
Southworth Library Dryden NY Jan 10.jpg
Southworth Library, January 2010
Southworth Library is located in New York
Southworth Library
Location 24 W. Main St., Dryden, New York
Coordinates 42°29′26″N 76°17′58″W / 42.49056°N 76.29944°W / 42.49056; -76.29944Coordinates: 42°29′26″N 76°17′58″W / 42.49056°N 76.29944°W / 42.49056; -76.29944
Area less than one acre
Built 1894
Architect Miller, William Henry; Allington, J. & Son
Governing body Local
MPS Dryden Village MRA
NRHP Reference # 84003195[1]
Added to NRHP June 08, 1984

Southworth Library is a historic library building located at Dryden in Tompkins County, New York. It is a 1 12-story masonry building with a steeply pitched gable roof. It features a prominent bell tower with a Seth Thomas clock and circular windows include carved stone gargoyles. It is a distinctive, small scale example of Eclectic style civic architecture.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1]


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