Charles City Public Library
Current street address: 106 Milwaukee Mall Charles City, IA 50616-2281
Carnegie address: 301 N Jackson St. Charles City, IA 50616
Original building still standing: Yes
Still in use as a library: No
Carnegie Grant Information
Date of Grant: January 2, 19031
Amount of Grant: $12,500.00 1
Opening Date: Thursday, November 24, 19042
Librarian, at Dedication: Miss Belle Caldwell
Architect: Patton & Miller, Chicago.
Carnegie Correspondent: J. G. Legel, Druggist
Building Description: “The building is attractive in appearance, being constructed of brick with stone trimmings, and a foundation of native boulders.”2
Architectural Blueprints and Drawings
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No building documents
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Town & County
City: Charles City
County: Floyd County
Population in 1900: 4,201
Population in 2010: 7,812
Census of Iowa, 1895, p. 27 (http://www.census.gov/census2000/states/ia.html)