Fairfield Public Library
Current street address: 104 West Adams Avenue Fairfield IA 52556-3433
Carnegie address: 112 S Court St. Avenue Fairfield IA 52556-3433
Original building still standing: Yes
Still in use as a library: No
Carnegie Grant Information
Date of Grant: January 15, 18921
Amount of Grant: $30,000.00 (initial) + $10,000.001
Opening Date: Friday, September 29, 1893
Librarian, at Dedication:
Architect: A.P. Clark, Jr., Washington, D.C. (architect) C. Stafford, Kansas City, Kansas (contractor)
Carnegie Correspondent: J. F. Wilson, U.S. Iowa Senator
Building Size: 70 x 70 ft.
1CCNYR, reel 10.
Architectural Blueprints and Drawings
No building documents
Library History Documents (Reports, Newspapers, Board Meeting Minutes, etc.)
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Town & County
County: Jefferson County
Population in 1900: 3,264
Population in 2010: 10,322
Census of Iowa, 1895, p. 41 (http://www.census.gov/census2000/states/ia.html)