Sarah Sargent Paine Memorial Library


by David Daavettila Architect: Alexander Chadbourne Eschweiler Location: Goodell Street, next to High School, Painesdale Built: 1902-1903 Contractor: Prendergast & Clarkson1 Demolished: 1965 The Sarah Sargent Paine Memorial Library, dedicated to the mother of William Paine, the president of Copper Range Consolidated Company, was many things for the community, accommodating meetings, classes, theater shows and… Read more Sarah Sargent Paine Memorial Library

Calumet Public Library


by Adam Gaugh. Architect: Shaw & Hunnewell Location: Red Jacket Road and Mine St., Calumet Built: 1897-98 This striking stone building with its façade of contrasting red and gray mine rock was the Calumet Public Library. The library was built in 1897-98 for public use. When the library opened, the Copper Country Evening Newscommented that “no… Read more Calumet Public Library