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Carnegie Library

Category: Structure
Location: Anaheim
Carnegie Library


Carnegie Library

John C. Austin, 1908

Anaheim’s history is preserved in the historic Carnegie Library building which was built in 1908 and is the last remaining example in Orange County of Andrew Carnegie’s vision. Anaheim had its own Library as early as 1873 and was granted $10,000 for a Carnegie building. The building was designed by John C. Austin of Los Angeles who also designed the Griffith Park Observatory and the Shrine Auditorium. He added Mission influence to a Classical Revival style

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Medium type: Brick; Concrete; Tile

Date created: 1908

Dimensions: 58' x +G980'


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