Kingsport Public Library

Kingsport Public Library (HMFPN)

Location: Kingsport, TN 37660 Sullivan County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 32.915', W 82° 33.542'

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The Kingsport Book Club established the Kingsport Public Library in 1929. It was originally housed in the YMCA building and then moved to this site, which was the former U.S. Post Office site on Broad Street. Thomas Hastings of New York designed the building. The facility was later renovated and became the J. Fred Johnson Memorial Library in 1961. Nearby, Glen Bruce Park, with its fountain and gazebo, still serves as an integral part of Kingsport's unique identity.
Placed ByDowntown Kingsport Association
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Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 3:00pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 360462 N 4045927
Decimal Degrees36.54858333, -82.55903333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 32.915', W 82° 33.542'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 32' 54.90" N, 82° 33' 32.52" W
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Area Code(s)423, 615
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 400 Broad St, Kingsport TN 37660, US
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