Haddington Branch

Item Info

Item No: pdcf00190
Title: Haddington Branch
Additional Title: Exterior view of the Haddington Branch, ca. 1940
Historic Street Address: 446 North 65th Street
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection

 The Haddington Branch of the Free Library opened on December 3, 1915. It was the 18th library building erected using funds from Andrew Carnegie.   This is a three-quarter exterior photograph of the Haddington Branch, taken in 1940 or 1941, by the Works Project Administration’s Museum Extension Project.

Located at the top of a hill, at 65th Street & Girard Avenue, the library serves the communities of Haddington-Carroll Park and Overbrook-Morris Park.

Creation Year: ca. 1940
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.249613
Geocode Latitude:39.970618

Creator Name: United States. Works Progress Administration of Pennsylvania - Photographer