Lakeside in Ottawa County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
“The Chautauqua on Lake Erie”
Erected 2008 by The Lakeside Association, Lakeside Heritage Society, and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 15-62.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 41° 32.757′ N, 82° 45.044′ W. Marker is in Lakeside, Ohio, in Ottawa County. Marker is on Maple Avenue Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lakeside Marblehead OH 43440, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Fire of October 20, 1929 / The Lakeside Volunteer Fire Protective Association (approx. ¼ mile away); Lake Erie (approx. 2.1 miles away); Marblehead Lighthouse (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Keeper’s House (approx. 2.2 miles away); Home of Benajah Walcott (approx. 2.2 miles away); First Battle Site (approx. 2.2 miles away); a different marker also named The Keeper's House (approx. 2.2 miles away); In Memory of Mason, Simonds & Mingus (approx. 2.2 miles away).
Regarding Lakeside. Lakeside is a gated town during the summer season. Unless you can talk a gatekeeper into a free in-and-out timed pass, you will have to pay for a day pass to enter.
Also see . . . Lakeside History. Excerpt:
That powerful notion—a faith-based summer resort offering both religious and secular education—was to blossom into the Chautauqua Movement. By the early 1900s, more than 300 Chautauqua-style resorts associated with various Christian and Jewish congregations had been established from New Jersey to California.(Submitted on November 9, 2019.)
The word Chautauqua became, and
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 9, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 9, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 38 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 9, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.