Amesville in Athens County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Western Library Association
— The Coonskin Library —
Erected 2003 by Ohio Bicentennial Commission, The International Parper Company Foundation, and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 5-5.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Education • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1803.
Location. 39° 24.014′ N, 81° 57.345′ W. Marker is in Amesville, Ohio, in Athens County. Marker is on State Street (Ohio Route 550), on the right when traveling east. Marker is in Gifford Park, across from the US Post Office. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Amesville OH 45711, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Frank Henry Gifford (a few steps from this marker); Ames Academy Bell (a few steps from this marker); Historic Amesville (within shouting distance of this marker); Millfield Coal Mine Disaster (approx. 6.9 miles away); Quaker Meeting House (approx. 7.8 miles away); Millfield Mine No. 6 - 1205 Disaster (approx. 7.9 miles away); Todd and Tony Carr Memorial (approx. 8.4 miles away); Athens County Infirmary (approx. 8.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amesville.
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