Oldest public library in United States.
Biggest, Tallest, etc. (other superlatives) History Oldest Preservation / Protection Needed
Oldest public library in United States.

Founded by Quakers in 1743, this is the oldest continuously operating public library in the U.S. It has been in its current home since 1872. The library is underfunded and the building is in bad shape, but people are working to save it. This information is from yesterday's Philadelphia Inquirer, at p. A3.

Publication date Jun 24, 2018
Property ID: 1437
Updated on: Aug 31, 2019

Founded by Quakers in 1743, this is the oldest continuously operating public library in the U.S. It has been in its current home since 1872. The library is underfunded and the building is in bad shape, but people are working to save it. This information is from yesterday's Philadelphia Inquirer, at p. A3.

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Location:
Darby Free Library , 1001 Main St., Darby, Pennsylvania, 19023, United States
Listing Category:
Biggest, Tallest, etc. (other superlatives) History Oldest Preservation / Protection Needed
Virtual / Real:
Virtual
Created Date:
06-24-2018
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plaquemaster
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