Details for Jefferson Public Library (Atlas Number 5315008059)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5315008059


Marker Number 8059
Atlas Number 5315008059
Marker Title Jefferson Public Library
Index Entry Jefferson Public Library
Address Lafayette and Marrion
City Jefferson
County Marion
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 374009
UTM Northing 3624960
Subject Codes libraries; lumber topics
Marker Year 1966
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built 1907 by local funds plus a gift from Andrew Carnegie Foundation-- one of 34 such grants made in Texas (where the movement for public libraries had begun in 1881). A center of interest in a culture-loving town. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1966