Columbus in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
General John Hunt Morgan, CSA / Morgan's Escape
Erected 2000 by Ohio Bicentennial Commission, The Longaberger Company, Brig. Gen. Roswell S. Ripley Camp 1535, Sons of Confederate Veterans, and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 33-25.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection, and the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1863.
Location. 39° 57.967′ N, 83° 0.416′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of West Street and Spring Street (U.S. 33), on the right when traveling south on West Street. Marker is near SE corner of McPherson Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus OH 43215, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Irish in Columbus (within shouting distance of this marker); Working Class Neighborhoods (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Urban Face of the Scioto River (about 600 feet away); William and Hannah Neil (about 800 feet away); John Brickell Transportation, Growth, and Development (approx. 0.2 miles away); Native Americans (approx. 0.2 miles away); Columbus' First Professional Game (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 25, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,612 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 25, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.