Oshawa Public Libraries' Historical Images
Oshawa Public Library


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Black and white photo of the exterior of Oshawa’s old Carnegie Library located on Athol & Simcoe St.
Notes:
This library stood on the south-west corner of Athol and Simcoe Streets. The land was purchased from Dr. Coburn in May 1906 and the building was completed by 1909 at a cost of $12,000, funded by the Carnegie Fund. It was in use until the opening of the McLaughlin Library on Bagot Street on December 1st, 1954. This building was demolished in January 1957.
Date of Original:
Early 1900s
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
LH0218
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8964196273743 Longitude: -78.8631784915924
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Oshawa Public Libraries
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

Eva Saether, Local History and Genealogy Librarian

65 Bagot Street,

Oshawa, ON L1H 1N2

905-579-6111 EXT 5253

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Oshawa Public Library


Black and white photo of the exterior of Oshawa’s old Carnegie Library located on Athol & Simcoe St.