Washburn Public Library – Washburn, WI
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama
N 46° 40.360 W 090° 53.725
15T E 660974 N 5170940
Quick Description: Built in 1904, this library was constructed using locally quarried brownstone.
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 10/14/2013 2:10:29 PM
Waymark Code: WMJ9FM
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 0

Long Description:
Built in 1904, this library was constructed using locally quarried brownstone. This Carnegie library has a pair of columns flanking the front door and chimneys on each end of the roof. It is still an active library and was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.
Street address:
Washington Ave. & 3rd Street
Washburn, WI USA
54891


County / Borough / Parish: Bayfield

Year listed: 1984

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1900-1924

Historic function: Education

Current function: Education

Privately owned?: no

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 1: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Please give the date and brief account of your visit. Include any additional observations or information that you may have, particularly about the current condition of the site. Additional photos are highly encouraged, but not mandatory.
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest U.S. National Register of Historic Places
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
There are no logs for this waymark yet.