Near Utica in Licking County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Then the number of confectioners who sold ice cream increased, and ice cream parlors began appearing in major cities. By the mid-19th century ice cream had become popular with the masses.
Erected by Velvet Ice Cream Company.
Location. 40° 12.913′ N, 82° 26.501′ W. Marker is near Utica, Ohio, in Licking County. Marker can be reached from Mt. Vernon Road.. Click for map. Marker is in a covered outdoor antique agricultural implement display area next to "Ye Olde Mill.". Marker is at or near this postal address: 11324 Mt. Vernon Road, Utica OH 43080, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Ye Olde Mill" (within shouting distance of this marker); The Hufford House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Homer Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.1 miles away); Major General William Starke Rosecrans / Bishop Sylvester Horton Rosecrans (approx. 5.1 miles away); Victoria Claflin-Woodhull-Martin / First Woman Candidate for President of the United States (approx. 5.1 miles away); Brandon World War II Honor Roll (approx. 7.5 miles away); John Sparks (approx. 7.7 miles away); "Alligator" Mound (approx. 10.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Utica.
Also see . . . The History of Velvet Ice Cream.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels •
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