Free Public Library

category : Historic Buildings
Free Public Library In 1901, the History and Literature Club, which had been organized in 1891, wrote a letter to Andrew Carnegie requesting his help in creating a public library in Horton. This encouraged Federated Women's Clubs to get a tax levy for establishing a library and in 1938 with a partial grant from the WPA the new library was completed.

The library several books, photos and even a video on the history of Horton.

Address: First Avenue East and 8th Street
Phone: 785-486-3326

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Attractions and Upcoming Events

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Golden Eagle Casino

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Weaver Hotel

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