Taylor Memorial Library

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Taylor Memorial Library
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The Taylor Memorial Library building, now used as the home of the Milford Chamber of Commerce, in 2010.
Taylor Memorial Library is located in Connecticut
Taylor Memorial Library
Location 5 Broad Street
Milford, Connecticut
Coordinates 41°13′20″N 73°3′27″W / 41.22222°N 73.05750°W / 41.22222; -73.05750Coordinates: 41°13′20″N 73°3′27″W / 41.22222°N 73.05750°W / 41.22222; -73.05750
Area 0.3 acres (0.12 ha)
Built 1894
Architect Joseph W. Northrop
Architectural style Romanesque, Richardsonian Romanesque
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 79002642[1]
Added to NRHP August 21, 1979

The Taylor Memorial Library, also known as Taylor Library or Old Library, is a historic former library building at 5 Broad Street in Milford, Connecticut. Built in 1894, it is a Richardsonian Romanesque building designed by Joseph W. Northrop. It follows, but departs from, H. H. Richardson's design of the Crane Memorial Library in Massachusetts.[2] It now houses the offices of the Milford Chamber of Commerce.

The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[1][2]

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