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Wiltsee Undertaker

 
 
Wiltsee Undertaker Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 31, 2009
1. Wiltsee Undertaker Marker
Inscription.
In 1836, Paul Rust, cabinetmaker was selling “coffins”. Developed into a modern funeral home by three generations of the Wiltsee family. The operation was entrusted in 1945 to two employees, Schaefer & Busby. It is now Ohio's oldest funeral establishment.
 
Erected by Schaefer & Busby Funeral Home.
 
Location. 39° 6.318′ N, 84° 30.914′ W. Marker is in Cincinnati, Ohio, in Hamilton County. Marker is at the intersection of 9th Street (U.S. 22) and Doerr Alley, on the right when traveling west on 9th Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 24 W. 9th Street, Cincinnati OH 45202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fuldner Mortuary (here, next to this marker); Piatt Park (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County (about 400 feet away); Elizabeth Blackwell (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise and the Plum Street Temple (approx. 0.2 miles away); Military Roads (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ohio Military Trails (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cincinnati Riots of 1884 / Sheriff Morton Lytle Hawkins (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cincinnati.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Wiltsee Undertaker Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 31, 2009
2. Wiltsee Undertaker Marker
At left corner of building, above red painted steel corner protection.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 751 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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