New England Carnegies

A site that honors the libraries that Andrew Carnegie helped to fund

Dover Public Library

Dover, New Hampshire

Designed by Randlett and Griffin

Georgian Revival Style

73 Locust Street, Dover NH 03280

Library web site:

A Brief History of the Building

1902: Andrew Carnegie gave $30,000 to the city to build the library.

1903-1905: The library was built.

1966: A new children's room was added.

1982-1990: Long-term renovations were completed.

1988: An addition was attached to the side of the building.

Information was confirmed by the Dover Public Library.

2005 photos