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Whitewater Public Library

Whitewater Public Library | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Exterior view from road of the White Memorial Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded with a $15,000 donation from Flavia White. Above the main entrance it reads: "White Memorial," and above that it reads: "Free Library." The brick building has an entrance with a pediment and two columns. On the sidewalk on the right is a small girl with a toddler in a baby carriage.
DESCRIPTION
Exterior view from road of the White Memorial Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded with a $15,000 donation from Flavia White. Above the main entrance it reads: "White Memorial," and above that it reads: "Free Library." The brick building has an entrance with a pediment and two columns. On the sidewalk on the right is a small girl with a toddler in a baby carriage.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:65465
Creation Date:
Creator Name:Unknown
City:Whitewater
County:Walworth
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Wisconsin Free Library Commission : Photographs of the exteriors and interiors of public library buildings in Wisconsin, 1890-1948, 1959
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:Ph 1683
Original Dimensions:9.25 x 7.75 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Donor, funding amount and year of occupancy from: Hatton, W. H., et al. Tenth Biennial Report of the Wisconsin Free Library Commission, Biennial Period Ending June 30, 1914. Madison, WI: Democrat Printing Company, State Printer, 1914. Available from University of Wisconsin Digital Collections.
SUBJECTS
Architectural details
Library buildings
Trees
Clothing and dress
Lawns
Cities and towns
Libraries
Children
Outdoor photography
Signs and signboards
Baby carriages
Roads

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