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1.Property Name CHEROKEE PUBLIC LIBRARY
2.Resource Name CHEROKEE PUBLIC LIBRARY
3.Address GRAND AND SIXTH STREETS
4.City CHEROKEE
5.Vicinity
6. County Alfalfa
7.Lot 1 AND NORTH HALF OF LOT 2
8.Block 55
9.Plat Name TITUS ADDITION TO CHEROKEE ORI
10.Section
11.Township
12.Range
13a.Latitude (North) 36.75253
13b.Longitude (West) -98.35677
14a.UTM Zone
14b.Northings
14c.Eastings
15.Resource Type Building
16.Historic Function Library
17.Current Function Library
18.Area of significance, Primary NO DATA
19.Area of significance, Secondary NO DATA
20.Description of Significance THERE IS NO RESOURCE MORE EXCEPTIONAL IN A COMMUNITY THAN A LIBRARTY, ESPECIALLY WHEN NOTHING EXISTED PREVIOUSLY AND IT WAS THE ONLY ONE IN THE COUNTY. THAT WAS AND REMAINS THE CIRCUMSTANCE OF THE CHEROKEE PUBLIC LIBRARY, A RESOURCE MADE POSSIBLE BY THE WPA. FOR 48 YEAR YEARS NOW THE LIBRARY HAS ENHANCED THE COMMUNITY&#39S QUALITY OF LIFE WITH AN ARRAY OF SERVICES MADE POSSIBLE ONLY BY ITS PHYSICAL PLANT.
21.Document Resource
22.Name of the Preparer
23.Survey Project Yes  Project Name: No Data
24.Date of Preparation
25.Photographs Yes      Year: 
26. Architect/Builder UNKNOWN
27. Year Built 1938
28.Original Site Yes  Date Moved:
From Where
29.Accessible Yes
30.Architectural Style No Data
Other Architectural Style Not Applicable
31.Foundation Material NO DATA
32.Roof Type
33.Roof Material NO DATA
34.Wall Material (Primary) NO DATA
35.Wall Material (Secondary) NO DATA
36.Window Type
37.Window Material NO DATA
38.Door Type
39.Door Material NO DATA
40.Exterior Features
41.Interior Features
42.Decorative Details
43.Condition of Resource Good (very well maintained)
44.Description of Resource THE CHEROKEE PUBLIC LIBRARY IS A TWO-STORY, SQUARE (60&#39 X 60&#39) STRUCTURE CONSTRUCTED OF YELLOW BRICK. THE ROOF IS FLAT WITH PARAPETS CAPPED BY CONCRETE BLOCKS. A CONCRETE STAIRWAY LEADS TO A SECOND STORY ENTRANCE FRAMED BY CONCRETE JAMBS AND A LINTEL.
45.Comments not eligible letter on file dated April 2004
46.Placement
47.Listed on National Register No
Continuation:
National Register Entry No Data
Date Updated (mm/dd/yyyy) 7/23/2012 3:38:28 PM
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