Near Kenton in Hardin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Black and White Schoolhouse
Erected 1992 by Country Connection Club and the Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 11-33.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Education. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1886.
Location. 40° 34.811′ N, 83° 33.498′ W. Marker is near Kenton, Ohio, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Ohio Route 31 and County Road 190, on the right when traveling north Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17091 Co Rd 190, Kenton OH 43326, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mount Victory (approx. 3.4 miles away); Hale Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); Devil’s Backbone (approx. 3˝ miles away); Mount Victory Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.6 miles away); Mount Victory United Methodist Church (approx. 3.7 miles away); Old Sandusky Trail and Shawnee Ford (approx. 4.1 miles away); Wheeler Tavern (approx. 4.3 miles away); Hardin County Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 4˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kenton.
Additional keywords. integration, Jim Crow era
Credits. This page was last revised on October 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 28, 2020, by Robert Baughman of Bellefontaine, Ohio. This page has been viewed 396 times since then and 120 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on September 28, 2020, by Robert Baughman of Bellefontaine, Ohio. 2. submitted on October 3, 2020, by Robert Baughman of Bellefontaine, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.