World War Memorial Library

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World War Memorial Library
World War Memorial Library Oct 09.jpg
World War Memorial Library, October 2009
World War Memorial Library is located in New York
World War Memorial Library
Location 149 Pine St., Corning, New York
Coordinates 42°8′30″N 77°3′21″W / 42.14167°N 77.05583°W / 42.14167; -77.05583Coordinates: 42°8′30″N 77°3′21″W / 42.14167°N 77.05583°W / 42.14167; -77.05583
Area less than one acre
Built 1897
Architect Pierce and Bickford; Rogers, Palmer
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Classical Revival
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 95000361[1]
Added to NRHP March 31, 1995

World War Memorial Library, also known as Corning City Club, is a historic library building located at Corning in Steuben County, New York. It is a 2 12-story brick structure in a combination of the Colonial Revival and Classical Revival styles. Built in 1897 to house the Corning City Club, it became home to the library and memorial to Corning natives who lost their lives in World War I following a fire in 1926.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1995.[1]

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