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San Francisco Landmark #247: Richmond Branch Library
4 January 2012
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San Francisco Landmark #247
Richmond Branch Library
351 9th Avenue
Built 1914

The Richmond Carnegie Library, designed by Bliss & Faville in the Classical Revival style and built of sandstone and reinforced concrete, was the first of seven Carnegie branch libraries built in San Francisco.

All seven buildings still function as libraries (see map).

Some Carnegie Free Libraries in California:

Some other Carnegie Free Libraries in the West: The website Carnegie Libraries of California contains much information about these libraries.
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