Holliston Public Library
Designed by J. Lawrence Berry of Boston
Carnegie Classical Revival Style
752 Washington Street, Holliston MA 01746-2182
Library web site: http://www.hollistonlibrary.org
A Brief History of the Building
1903: Andrew Carnegie gave $10,000 to the town to build the library.
1904: The new library opened on July 5.
1963: A Children's Room was created in the basement.
1976: The library trustees began developing a new building program, which was rejected twice at Town Meeting.
1987: A new addition provided an elevator, a meeting room, and handicapped accessibility.
1994: The library joined the Minuteman Library Network.
2004: The 100th birthday of the library was celebrated on October 2.
Information was supplied by the Holliston Public Library.