Library, West Branch
Designed by McLean & Wright
Carnegie Classical Revival Style
40 College Avenue, Somerville MA 02144
Library web site: http://www.somervillepubliclibrary.org/westbranch.html
A Brief History of the Building
1907: Andrew Carnegie gave $123,000 to Somerville to build a central library and two branch libraries.
1909: The new West Branch library opened on May 27.
This library has been on the National Register of Historic Places since 1989.
Information was supplied by the Somerville Public Library.
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This information has
been compiled and posted by Corinne H. Smith.
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