Deborah Cook Sayles Public Library
Pawtucket Public Library: formerly Deborah Cook Sayles Public Library
|Location||Pawtucket, Rhode Island|
|Area||1 acre (0.40 ha)|
|Architect||Cram, Goodhue & Ferguson|
|Architectural style||Classical Revival|
|NRHP reference #||75000002 |
|Added to NRHP||December 6, 1975|
The Pawtucket Public Library, formerly known as the Deborah Cook Sayles Public Library, is located at 13 Summer Street in Pawtucket, Rhode Island 02860. Its main building, designed by Ralph Adams Cram and built in 1899-1902, and was a gift to the city from Pawtucket's first mayor, Frederic Clark Sayles, in memory of his recently deceased wife. The library was founded as the Pawtucket Library Association in 1852. The Classical Revival structure has been joined to the adjacent former Pawtucket Post Office building.
- National Park Service (2007-01-23). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- "NRHP nomination for Deborah Cook Sayles Public Library" (PDF). Rhode Island Preservation. Retrieved 2014-11-20.
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