added to Historic Honolulu over 1 year ago
Discover Hawaii Tours presents the Hawaii State Library.
Originally funded by Andrew Carnegie, the building was designed by architect Henry D. Whitfield. Groundbreaking took place in 1911 and construction was completed in 1913. In 1978, the building was added to the National Register of Historic Places, as a contributing property within the Hawaii Capital Historic District. The building holds over 525,000 cataloged books
Hawaii State Library
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