Downtown Evanston Historic District - Carnegie Library
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 41° 16.117 W 110° 57.908
12T E 502921 N 4568576
Quick Description: The Carnegie Library, built in 1906 with an $11,000 grant from Carnegie, is central to the core of the Downtown Historic District.
Location: Wyoming, United States
Date Posted: 10/3/2010 8:07:09 AM
Waymark Code: WM9VZT
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 5

Long Description:
The library is a one story, single detached building. Constructed of brick, the exterior is now painted. The hipped roof is metal seamed. Library has full wood cornice with central pediment. The building has a three bay front with arched brick lintels with radiating voissoirs. The sills are stone. Entrance is slightly advanced and has a centrally located non-original double door with glass transom above. Four brick pilasters accent the entrance. The library has a watertable and concrete foundation.

The library, along with a modern addition, serves as the Uinta County Museum and houses the Chamber of Commerce Visitor Information facility.
Name of Historic District (as listed on the NRHP): Downtown Evanston Historic District

Link to nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com page with the Historic District: [Web Link]

NRHP Historic District Waymark (Optional): [Web Link]

Address:
1020 Front Street Evanston, Wyoming 82930


How did you determine the building to be a contributing structure?: Narrative found on the internet (Link provided below)

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