Grandview Heights Public Library – Columbus OH

Description

Opening its doors in 1924, the Grandview Heights Public Library moved to four different sites until arriving at its present location in 1936 where it was “built with WPA [Works Progress Administration] funds on land donated by George Cambridge Urlin, one of the founding fathers of Grandview Heights.”  (ghpl.org)

Source notes

National Archives and Records Administration, Records of the Work Projects Administration, Information Service, Primary File, 1936-42, Box 10, Folder 235-A. 

http://www.ghpl.org/about/#history 

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Location Info


1685 West First Avenue
Columbus, OH 43212

Coordinates: 39.9817442, -83.04993360000003

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