Springfield in Clark County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Oliver S. Kelly
1824 - 1904
Donors for this Mike Major designed sculpture are:
The Turner Foundation Jane Hollenbeck Fleury Mackie
The O.S. Kelly Company - subsidiary of Steinway & Sons
Sculpture Committee members are:
Anne Benston • Mark Chepp • David Martin • Ski Schahner • Richard Smith
Presented to the City of Springfield, September 20, 2007
Location. 39° 55.356′ N, 83° 48.616′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Ohio, in Clark County. Marker is on Fountain Avenue, in the median. Click for map. Statue and marker are on the Esplanade/Fountain Square between the landmark City Building and the Marriott Courtyard hotel. Marker is at or near this postal address: 117 S. Fountain Avenue, Springfield OH 45502, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Springfield City Hall Bell (a few steps from this marker); City Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Esplanade/Fountain Square (within shouting distance of this marker); John M. Temple (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); George Rogers Clark (about 700 feet away); H. A. "Harry" Toulmin Sr. (about 700 feet away); Site of Springfield's First Church (about 800 feet away); A. B. Graham (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Springfield.
Also see . . . Portrait of Oliver S. Kelly, From Panning Gold to Melting Steel. (Submitted on November 5, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
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