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

Edwin McMasters Stanton

 
 
Edwin McMasters Stanton Monument image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 26, 2010
1. Edwin McMasters Stanton Monument
Inscription.
Edwin McMasters Stanton
Born in this city December 19, 1814
U S Attorney General
1862 — 1861
Secretary of War
1862 — 1868

Justice U S Supreme Court
1869
Died December 24, 1869


 
Erected 1911.
 
Location. 40° 21.583′ N, 80° 36.823′ W. Marker is in Steubenville, Ohio, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of North 3rd Street (Ohio Route 822) and Market Street, on the right when traveling south on North 3rd Street. Click for map. This historical marker is located in the downtown business district, at the southeast corner of the Jefferson County Courthouse Square. Marker is in this post office area: Steubenville OH 43952, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton (here, next to this marker); Abraham Lincoln's Visit to Steubenville (here, next to this marker); U.S.S. Maine (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Steuben (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Federal Land Office (about 500 feet away); North-West Corner of Fort Steuben
Edwin McMasters Stanton Monument image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 26, 2010
2. Edwin McMasters Stanton Monument
Close-up view of the text on the front side of the monument.
(about 600 feet away); This Old Federal Land Office (about 600 feet away); Andrew Carnegie (1835-1919) / Carnegie Library of Steubenville (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Steubenville.
 
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Edwin McMasters Stanton Monument image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 26, 2010
3. Edwin McMasters Stanton Monument
Close-up view of the sculpting of Edwin Stanton that is affixed to the top of the monument.
Edwin McMasters Stanton Monument image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 26, 2010
4. Edwin McMasters Stanton Monument
View of historical monument at its location on the southeast corner of the Jefferson County Courthouse Square.
Edwin McMasters Stanton Monument image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 26, 2010
5. Edwin McMasters Stanton Monument
View of historical monument situated at the corner of Market and North 3rd Streets, with the Jefferson County Courthouse in the background.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 316 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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