Chillicothe in Ross County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 2003 by Ohio Bicentennial Commission, Greater Cincinnati Foundation, and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 13-71.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Education Horticulture & Forestry. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1919.
Location. 39° 19.915′ N, 82° 59.457′ W. Marker is in Chillicothe, Ohio, in Ross County. Marker is on Highland Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Marker is directly up the hill from the end of west Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8 Highland Avenue, Chillicothe OH 45601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Quinn Chapel African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Abrams' Big House (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Court of Ross County (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Underground Railroad in Chillicothe / Ross County (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Chillicothe Gazette (approx. 0.4 miles away); Historic Site in Journalism (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Replica of Ohio's First Capitol (approx. 0.4 miles away); Birthplace of Lucy Ware Webb Hayes / Lucy Webb Hayes, 1831 - 1889 (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chillicothe.
Also see . . . The Life of Dard Hunter. (Submitted on December 28, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 24, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,112 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 24, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.