Multnomah County Library Portland, Oregon

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
250946
Names
Central Building, Portland, Public Library
Central Building, Public Library
Central Library
Multnomah County Library
Coordinates
45.5190980° N, 122.6828990° W

Location Map

Map showing the location of Multnomah County Library, Portland, Oregon. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

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Timeline

1912
Construction of Central Library
11 Jun 1979
Central Library added to National Register of Historic Places
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National Register Data

Multnomah County Library has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places with the following information. Note: some of this data may have become outdated since the listing date. View full NRHP data →

National Register ID
79002129
Date Listed
19790611
Name
Central Building, Public Library
Other Names
Multnomah County Library
Address
801 SW 10th Ave.
City/Town
Portland
County
Multnomah
State
Oregon
Category
building
Creators
Doyle, Albert E.
Level of Significance
international
Years of Significance
1912; 1913
Areas of Significance
ART; ARCHITECTURE; SOCIAL HISTORY