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Put-In-Bay in Ottawa County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store

 
 
Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 25, 2011
1. Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store Marker
Inscription.
The only brick commercial structure in the
business district built in 1913 by Karl Oelschlager.
It housed a dry goods store, gift shop & ice
cream parlor. The interior has the original
floral-design pressed-tin ceiling.

 
Erected by Lake Erie Island Historical Society.
 
Location. 41° 39.17′ N, 82° 49.081′ W. Marker is in Put-In-Bay, Ohio, in Ottawa County. Marker is on Delaware Avenue west of Loraine Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. This historical marker is affixed to the outside wall of the storefront, across the street from Perry Park. Marker is in this post office area: Put in Bay OH 43456, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Within This Enclosure (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Joseph De Rivera St. Jurgo, 1813-1889 (about 400 feet away); Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gibraltar Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Jay Cooke Mansion (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gibraltar Island
Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 25, 2011
2. Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store Marker
View of historical marker with what appears to be a tour stop number on a sign shaped in the outline of South Bass Island, affixed to the outside wall of the building.
(approx. 0.6 miles away); South Bass Island Light (approx. 2 miles away); Boundary Marker (approx. 5.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Put-In-Bay.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers
 
Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 25, 2011
3. Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store Marker
View of the featured building with the historical marker affixed to the outside wall.
Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 25, 2011
4. Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store Marker
View of the historical marker affixed to the outside wall of the featured building, looking west along Delaware Avenue.
Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 25, 2011
5. Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store Marker
View of the historical marker affixed to the outside wall of the featured building, looking east along Delaware Avenue.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 298 times since then and 4 times this year. 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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