Springfield in Clark County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
George Rogers Clark
Namesake of Clark County
Sculptor Mike Major has captured this youthful leader as he may have looked addressing his troops before the campaign had begun.
Sculpture Committee members: Floyd Barmann, James J. Campbell, Mark Chepp, William Kinnison, David Martin, and Michael G. Morris, Thomas T. Taylor.
The Statue is funded by the Ruth and Carleton Davidson Trust and Jane P. Hollenbeck. Presented to the City of Springfield on August 30, 2001.
Erected 2001 by Ruth and Carleton Davidson Trust and Jane P. Hollenbeck.
Location. 39° 55.466′ N, 83° 48.599′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Ohio, in Clark County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Fountain Avenue, on the left when traveling west on Main Street. Click for map.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. H. A. "Harry" Toulmin Sr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Springfield's First Church (within shouting distance of this marker); John M. Temple (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); A. B. Graham (about 500 feet away); The A. B. Graham Building (about 600 feet away); Esplanade/Fountain Square (about 600 feet away); The Birthplace of 4-H (about 600 feet away); City Building (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Springfield.
Categories. • Heroes • Military • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
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