Hawkes Children's Library of West Point (NRIS 90001990)

Address: 100 W. 8th St., West Point, Georgia. County/parish: Troup.

1 contributing building.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places December 28, 1990.

From Wikipedia:

Hawkes Children's Library of West Point
The Hawkes Children's Library of West Point on West 8th Street in West Point, Georgia was built in 1922. It is one of the Hawkes Children's Library buildings inspired and funded with support from Albert King Hawkes. The building is a work of architectural and engineering firm Robert & Co. and was constructed by Batson & Cook. It includes Colonial Revival and Georgian Revival architecture. The library was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.The library is located along the Chattahoochee River in West Point. It contains historical information for Troup County, Georgia and Chambers County, Alabama. The library also hosts educational and arts programs. (read more...)

Architects:

  • Batson and Cook
  • Robert and Co.

Architectural styles:

  • Colonial Revival
  • Other

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/90001990

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