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New Philadelphia in Tuscarawas County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

War Saving Stamps

 
 
War Saving Stamps Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2008
1. War Saving Stamps Marker
Inscription.  
In recognition of
the patriotism of
the people of
Tuscarawas County
who so generously purchased
War Saving Stamps in 1918
this tablet is
gratefully erected by the
Ohio War Savings Committee

 
Erected by Ohio War Savings Committee.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceWar, World I.
 
Location. 40° 29.39′ N, 81° 26.723′ W. Marker is in New Philadelphia, Ohio, in Tuscarawas County. Memorial is at the intersection of Broadway Street (Ohio Route 416) and High Avenue (Ohio Route 39), on the right when traveling north on Broadway Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Philadelphia OH 44663, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tuscarawas County Civil War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Tuscarawas County World War II and Korean Conflict Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The History of Tuscarawas County Courthouses (a few steps from this marker); Tuscarawas County World War I Memorial
War Saving Stamps Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2008
2. War Saving Stamps Marker
Marker and flagpole are next to the Civil War memorial. World War I memorial behind tree.
(a few steps from this marker); Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients (a few steps from this marker); Tuscarawas County Viet-nam Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Tuscarawas County Operation Desert Storm Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Philadelphia.
 
Flagpole Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2008
3. Flagpole Marker
Erected by the Chamber of Commerce 1923
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 856 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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