Athens in Athens County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected by Class of 2005.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Civil Rights • Education.
Location. 39° 19.633′ N, 82° 6.052′ W. Marker is in Athens, Ohio, in Athens County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Court Street and Union Street. Marker is in brick pathway leading from the 1915 Alumni Gateway to the Athens County Civil War Memorial, about 100 feet from intersection of Court Street and Union Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Athens OH 45701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Kissing Circle (a few steps from this marker); Athens County Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Ohio University (within shouting distance of this Ohio University 1915 Alumni Gateway (within shouting distance of this marker); The Elms (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bicentennial of the Northwest Ordinance (about 300 feet away); Ohio University's Distinguished Visitors (about 400 feet away); Memorial Auditorium (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Athens.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 23, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,309 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 23, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.