Columbus in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
William Green, Labor Leader / The Columbus Streetcar Strike, 1910
Erected 2003 by The Ohio Bicentennial Commission, Columbus-Franklin County AFL-CIO, and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 88-25.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Labor Unions • Railroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1890.
Location. 39° 57.868′ N, 83° 0.198′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Long Street (U.S. 33) and Front Street, on the right when traveling east on Long Street. Marker is in Harry E. Richter Workers Memorial Park near intersection. 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. American Federation of Labor / United Mine Workers of America (here, next to this marker); Columbia Building (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The First Telephone Central Office in Columbus Ohio (about 800 feet away); John Brickell (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Refugee Tract (approx. 0.2 miles away); Intersect (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charity Newsies (approx. 0.2 miles away); General John Hunt Morgan, CSA / Morgan's Escape (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
More about this marker. According to the list provided by the Ohio Historical Society, this should be marker 89-25.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 25, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 2,076 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 25, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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