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

War Savings Stamps

 
 
War Savings Stamps Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 28, 2008
1. War Savings Stamps Marker
Inscription.
In recognition of
the patriotism of
the people of
Delaware County
who oversubscribed their
War Saving Quota in 1918
this tablet is
gratefully erected by the
Ohio War Savings Committee

 
Erected 1918 by Ohio War Savings Committee.
 
Location. 40° 18.108′ N, 83° 4.078′ W. Marker is in Delaware, Ohio, in Delaware County. Marker is on Sandusky Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is on wall of east entrance to the county courthouse, which is at the intersection of N. Sandusky Street and Central Avenue (Ohio Rt 37). 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. Delaware County Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Delaware County World War II Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Delaware County World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); American Legion Post 115 Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Delaware County War on Terrorism Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker);
War Savings Stamps Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 28, 2008
2. War Savings Stamps Marker
D.A.R. Byxbe and Baldwin marker on right side of entrance.
Courthouse Hill / The Plum Orchard (within shouting distance of this marker); President Hayes Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old City Hall and Opera House (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Delaware.
 
Also see . . .  War Savings Stamps - Wikipedia. (Submitted on April 29, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyGovernmentPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
Byxbe and Baldwin Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 28, 2008
3. Byxbe and Baldwin Marker
To commemorate the services of Moses Byxbe and Henry Baldwin Co-founders of Delaware, Ohio 1808 Erected 1969 by Delaware City Chapter, D.A.R.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 614 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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