Discovery District in Columbus in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 2003 by Ohio Bicentennial Commission, The Greater Cincinnati Foundation, and The Ohio Historical Society
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Communications • Entertainment. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1920.
Location. 39° 57.964′ N, 82° 59.104′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Ohio, in Franklin County. It is in the Discovery District. Marker is on Jefferson Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 91 Jefferson Avenue, 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. Donn Vickers Gazebo in Thurber Park (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church (about 300 feet away); King Lincoln District Arch (about 300 feet away); Elijah Pierce (about 700 feet away); Wesley Chapel Methodist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Home Site of Henry Howe — Historian (approx. ¼ mile away); The Lincoln Theatre (approx. ¼ mile away); Washington Gladden (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
Also see . . . The Unicorn in the Garden by James Thurber. (Submitted on December 22, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 3, 2023. It was originally submitted on December 17, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,324 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 17, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.