First County Library in the United States

First County Library in the United States (HM829)

Location: Van Wert, OH 45891 Van Wert County
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N 40° 52.184', W 84° 35.085'

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Here stands the first county library in the United States. Given to the people of Van Wert County, by

John Sanford Brumback

In recognition of his gift, this memorial was erected by the Kiwanis Club of Van Wert.
HM NumberHM829
Year Placed1951
Placed ByKiwanis Club of Van Wert
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 6:44pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 703534 N 4527104
Decimal Degrees40.86973333, -84.58475000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 52.184', W 84° 35.085'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 52' 11.04" N, 84° 35' 5.10" W
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Area Code(s)419
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 199-251 Lincoln Highway, Van Wert OH 45891, US
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