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Delaware in Delaware County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Wesley Branch Rickey

1881 - 1965

 
 
Wesley Branch Rickey Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 21, 2008
1. Wesley Branch Rickey Marker
Inscription.
Athlete, Teacher, Coach, Lawyer, Humanitarian
Distinguished Alumnus of Ohio Wesleyan
and loyal member of
Delta Tau Delta fraternity.

Dedicated by
his brothers of Mu Chapter of
Delta Tau Delta fraternity
October 23, 1976

 
Erected 1976 by Mu Chapter, Delta Tau Delta.
 
Location. 40° 17.713′ N, 83° 3.986′ W. Marker is in Delaware, Ohio, in Delaware County. Marker can be reached from University Way. Click for map. Marker is at the entrance to the Branch Rickey Complex on the Ohio Wesleyan University campus. Marker is in this post office area: Delaware OH 43015, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elliott Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Edwards Gymnasium / Home of High School Basketball Tournaments (about 400 feet away); Cherry, Judge, Luckett Memorial (about 500 feet away); University Hall and Gray Chapel (about 500 feet away); The Sulphur Spring (about 600 feet away); Eddy, Kroener, and Riesz Memorial (about 600 feet away); 1897 Memorial Tree (about 700 feet away); Site of the First Ohio State Football Game (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Delaware.
 
Also see . . .
Wesley Branch Rickey Complex and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 21, 2008
2. Wesley Branch Rickey Complex and Marker
 Wikipedia entry for Wesley Branch Rickey. (Submitted on October 23, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyEducationFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsNotable PersonsSports
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,067 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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