Canastota Public Library

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Canastota Public Library
Canastota Public Library is located in New York
Canastota Public Library
Canastota Public Library is located in the US
Canastota Public Library
Location 102 W. Center St., Canastota, New York
Coordinates 43°4′42″N 75°45′20″W / 43.07833°N 75.75556°W / 43.07833; -75.75556Coordinates: 43°4′42″N 75°45′20″W / 43.07833°N 75.75556°W / 43.07833; -75.75556
Area less than one acre
Built 1902
Architect Russell,Archimedes; Funda & Del Monico Bros.
Architectural style Classical Revival
MPS Canastota Village MRA
NRHP Reference # 86001294[1]
Added to NRHP May 23, 1986

Canastota Public Library is a historic Carnegie library building located at Canastota in Madison County, New York. It was designed and built in 1902, with funds provided by the philanthropist Andrew Carnegie. It is one of 3,000 such libraries constructed between 1885 and 1919, and one of 107 in New York State. Carnegie provided $10,000 toward the construction of the Canastota library. It is a two-story building on a raised, rusticated stone and brick foundation in the Classical Revival style.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)" (Searchable database). New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2016-05-01. [permanent dead link] Note: This includes Naomi I. Klein (July 1983). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Canastota Public Library" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-05-01. 

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