Plummer Memorial Library

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Plummer Memorial Library
NewtonMA PlummerMemorialLibrary.jpg
Plummer Memorial Library is located in Massachusetts
Plummer Memorial Library
Plummer Memorial Library is located in the US
Plummer Memorial Library
Location 375 Auburn St., Newton, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°20′46″N 71°14′59″W / 42.34611°N 71.24972°W / 42.34611; -71.24972Coordinates: 42°20′46″N 71°14′59″W / 42.34611°N 71.24972°W / 42.34611; -71.24972
Built 1927
Architect Smith & Walker
Architectural style Tudor Revival
MPS Newton MRA
NRHP Reference #

90000036

[1]
Added to NRHP February 16, 1990

The Plummer Memorial Library is a historic library at 375 Auburn Street in Newton, Massachusetts. Once operated as a branch of the Newton Free Library, the city's public library system, it was closed in 2009 due to financial cuts. It is now operated as a community library by a local non-profit organization.

The building is a 1 1/2 story Tudor style brick building, built in 1927 with funding by susbcription from Newton residents.[2] The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Plummer Memorial Library". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-04-17. 

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