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

Capital University

Transforming Lives Through Higher Education

 
 
Capital University Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., January 17, 2009
1. Capital University Marker
Inscription. Founded in 1830 as a Lutheran Seminary and chartered as a University in 1850, Capital University offers diverse undergraduate and graduate programs in the arts, sciences and professional studies. Ethical, moral and religious values essential to leadership in society are an integral part of the Capital experience.
 
Erected by Capital University.
 
Location. 39° 57.415′ N, 82° 56.173′ W. Marker is in Bexley, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Pleasant Ridge Avenue and Main Street (U.S. 40), on the left when traveling north on Pleasant Ridge Avenue. Click for map. Marker is near Battelle Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus OH 43209, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The National Road / The Interurban Electric Railway (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Eastmoor (approx. 0.6 miles away); Hanford Village (approx. 0.8 miles away); Bexley World War II Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Camp Bushnell (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bexley (approx.
Capital University Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., January 17, 2009
2. Capital University Marker
Battelle Hall in background.
0.9 miles away); A Brief History of Eastmoor / Eastmoor Polo Field (approx. 1.2 miles away); Asians in the American Civil War (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bexley.
 
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