Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Oxford in Butler County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Upham Hall

 
 
Upham Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, September 26, 2019
1. Upham Hall Marker
Inscription.  
This building is named for
the fourteenth president
of the university
1928-1945
who met the challenges
of depression and war

Alfred H. Upham

Member of the class of 1897
whose "Old Miami" tells the
story of her first century
and whose idealism lives in
the words of the alma mater

Presented by the Class of 1963

 
Erected by Miami University Class of 1963.
 
Location. 39° 30.525′ N, 84° 44.026′ W. Marker is in Oxford, Ohio, in Butler County. Marker can be reached from Bishop Circle 0.2 miles west of South Patterson Avenue (U.S. 27), on the right when traveling south. Marker is in the archway in the middle of the building. Note: Through traffic on Bishop Circle is not permitted. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Bishop Circle, Oxford OH 45056, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Percy MacKaye / "The Poet's Shack" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Act of 1794 (about 800 feet away); William Holmes McGuffey House
Upham Hall and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, September 26, 2019
2. Upham Hall and Marker
View of Upham Hall from the west. The marker is to the right of the door in the archway.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Stanton's "Magnificent Dwelling" / Elizabeth Cady Stanton (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Verlin L. Pulley Tower (approx. 0.2 miles away); Langstroth Cottage / Lorenzo Langstroth (approx. mile away); William Holmes McGuffey (approx. mile away); Mother of Fraternities (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oxford.
 
Also see . . .
1. Upham Hall (Miami University). Wikipedia article that also mentions Alfred H. Upham, the Upham Arch, and the legend of kissing under the arch. (Submitted on October 3, 2019, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.) 

2. Old Miami, the Yale of the Early West. Link to the book "Old Miami" on Archive.org. (Submitted on October 3, 2019, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.) 
 
Categories. Education
 
Upham Hall image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, September 26, 2019
3. Upham Hall
View of Upham Hall from the east. The marker is in the archway.
 

More. Search the internet for Upham Hall.
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 3, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 3, 2019, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 39 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 3, 2019, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.
Paid Advertisement