Supply and transportation problems as a result of World War I halted construction temporarily. Warren Free Public Library was dedicated June 5, 1920 with over 1,500 books. Improvements completed in 1990s. One of the 1,679 libraries built in the U.S. with funds from philanthropist Andrew Carnegie. Indiana built more Carnegie libraries than any other state.
|Series||This marker is part of the Carnegie Libraries series, and the Indiana: Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers series.|
|Placed By||Indiana Historical Bureau, Library Gift Fund, and Friends of the Library|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 5:45am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16T E 633033 N 4504803|
|Decimal Degrees||40.68340000, -85.42571667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 41.004', W 85° 25.543'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 41' 0.24" N, 85° 25' 32.58" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 117 E 3rd St, Marion IN 46952, US|
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